Celebrate National Cabernet
Sauvignon Day, Friday, August 30 at Perry's Steakhouse & Grille (5 Oakbrook Center, Oak Brook, IL 60523; 630-571-1808, by enjoying a "wine-derful" bottle of Perry's Reserve Cabernet
Through various analyses, they found that the Cabernet
Sauvignon contained more, larger and more highly pigmented tannins than the Pinot Noir, and these tannins formed more protein aggregates in saliva.
Cabernet-dominant red blends took the top spot in terms of price, averaging $134 a bottle compared to $127 for Cabernet
(97) Alexander Valley Vineyards Cabernet
Offered in remembrance of winery co-founder, Emily Miner, this wine is softened by 5% cabernet
(97) J.Lohr Carol's Vineyard Cabernet
First released in 1987 (and on to its 29th vintage with the 2015 release), Don Melchor had consistently made it to the top list of eminent wine critics, making it one of Chile's most highly respected Cabernet
Sauvignons and consequently one of the world's best.
PS8.49 Paz Cabernet
Sauvignon-Cabernet Franc 2016 wine.coop.co.uk
Busby Estate Langhorne Creek Cabernet
Sauvignon 2016, South Eastern Australia (PS4.98, Asda, in-store only) On the cabernet
trail for an easy drinking value wine?
| Warwick Cape Lady Cabernet
Sauvignon 2015, Western Cape, South Africa (PS8.50, Morrisons): Along with a hint of mocha, this is brimming with blueberry and blackberry fruits and with a velvety smooth richness, strength and purity folded into soft tannins.
Along with expensive New World examples, such as the Margaret River in Australia, you can still enjoy a reasonably priced cabernet
sauvignon from most winemaking regions.
Soda Rock 2014 Warm Springs Cabernet
Franc (Dry Creek Valley; $34).