Cabernet Franc


Cabernet Franc

750 ML


Product Description

Not over-extracted or over-oaked, this wine has a nose of rose petal, integrated oak and vanilla with wonderfully bright fruit. This classic nose is followed by flavors of rose and lavender, oak, ripe fruit and a long finish. Technical Data Alcohol: 13.9% pH 3.65 Aging: 20 months in French oak, 60% new Harvested: October 12, 2012 Varietal Breakdown: 95% Cabernet Franc, 5% Merlot Cases: 210


Varietal: Cabernet Franc

Region: Yakima Valley

Region Description:

The Yakima Valley AVA was the first American Viticultural Area established within Washington State, gaining the recognition in 1983. Part of the larger Columbia Valley AVA, Yakima Valley AVA is home to more than 11,000 acres of vineyards, giving the area the largest concentration of wineries and vineyards in the state of Washington. The most widely planted varietals in the area are Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah, Chardonnay and Riesling. Nearly 40% of Washington state yearly wine production is made from Yakima Valley grapes.