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SOLD OUTCobble Creek 2002 Cabernet Franc

Featured in our Gold Wine of the Month Club

Paso Robles AVA
Special Selection — Gold Medal Wine Club
 
Appellation
Paso Robles, CA
Grapes
100% Cabernet Franc
Aged
9 Months in French Oak
Cases Produced
1,134


Genetic research has indicated that Cabernet Franc is actually the parent of Cabernet Sauvignon. For those of you who have never tried a Cabernet Franc, it is a lighter and fruitier wine than Cabernet Sauvignon.The Cobble Creek Cabernet Franc has a nose is full of violets and raspberries, and bright berry fruit.The flavors are supple and openly fruity, with rich appealing spicy cherry and wild berry notes. Finishes with finesse and polish, with mild integrated tannins.Try the Cobble Creek Cabernet Franc with sharper,stronger vegetables such as eggplant and zucchini (though not cabbage). It holds its own with red meats and game, such as duck or venison.

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