Wine Basics — Grape Varietals 101: Cabernet Franc
An introductory guide to “the other Cab” — Cabernet Franc. Everything you need to know about the wine varietal including flavour, food pairings,...
Try a Cabernet Franc wine if you like Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon. Overview of the Cabernet Franc wine varietal A medium bodied wine with great structure and aromatics. Fresh tasting red and black fruit with hints of peppers and cherry pipe tobacco. Why we like the Cabernet Franc varietal, grape...
Wine Basics — Grape Varietals 301: Cabernet Franc
Now that you’ve read the introductory guide to the Cabernet Franc wine varietal, it’s time to dig deeper into the Vitus vinifera grape variety.
Click Here for the Introductory Guide to Cabernet Franc Cabernet Franc (Vitis vinifera var ‘Cabernet Franc’) The Vitus vinifera Cabernet Franc is what many people Calle âthe other Cab,â in reference to the more popular Cabernet Sauvignon. It is pronouced CAB-er-nay FRONK. Experience / Tasting...
About the Producer
Domaine de Rocheville
Parnay, Loire, France
Domaine de Rocheville has always sought to reveal fully the characteristics of the Chenin and Cabernet grape varieties, by treating the vine and its environment with respect. Domaine de Rocheville is one of the latest vineyards to be created in the Saumur Champigny appellation. Philippe Porché, a wine...