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Cabernet Sauvignon

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A noble variety bestowed with both power and concentration, Cabernet Sauvignon enjoys success all over the globe. Inherently high in tannins and acidity, the best bottlings of Cabernet can age beautifully for decades. Cabernet Sauvignon flourishes in temperate climates like Bordeaux where it forms the base of the Medoc reds. These blends are typically mostly Cabernet with Merlot and smaller amounts of some combination of Cabernet Franc, Malbec and Petit Verdot. (Enjoying a great deal of success in various regions around the world, this blend is now globally referred to as a Bordeaux Blend.) Cabernet Sauvignon from the Napa Valley is responsible for some of the world’s most prestigious, age-worthy and sought-after “cult” wines.

Tasting Notes for Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon is a dry red wine rich in color, tannin and extract. It expresses notes of blackberry, cassis, plum, currant, spice and tobacco. In the Old World you'll often find the more earthy side of Cabernet. In warmer regions like California, Washington, Argentina, Chile and Australia, you can typically expect more upfront fruit flavors.

Perfect Food Pairings for Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon is right at home with rich, intense meat dishes—beef, lamb and venison, in particular—where its opulent fruit and decisive tannins make an equal match to the dense protein of the meat. With a mature Cabernet, opt for tender, slow-cooked meat dishes.

Sommelier Secrets for Cabernet Sauvignon

Despite the modern importance and ubiquity of Cabernet Sauvignon, it is actually a relatively young variety. In 1997, DNA profiling revealed the grape to be a spontaneous crossing of Cabernet Franc and Sauvignon Blanc which took place in 17th century southwestern France.

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    Cabernet Sauvignon from Rutherford, Napa Valley, California
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    Stags' Leap Winery Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
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    Freemark Abbey Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
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    Joseph Phelps Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
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  • Odette Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 Front Label
    Odette Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
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    Cliff Lede Stags Leap District Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Stags Leap District, Napa Valley, California
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  • Frank Family Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 Front Label
    Frank Family Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
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  • Kendall-Jackson Grand Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 Front Label
    Kendall-Jackson Grand Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Sonoma County, California
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  • Robert Mondavi To Kalon Vineyard Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2016  Front Label
    Robert Mondavi To Kalon Vineyard Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
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  • Crossbarn Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 Front Label
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  • Crown Point Cabernet Sauvignon 2016  Front Label
    Crown Point Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Happy Canyon, Santa Barbara, Central Coast, California
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    Amici Beckstoffer To Kalon Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Oakville, Napa Valley, California
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    Vasse Felix Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
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  • Col Solare Cabernet Sauvignon 2016  Front Label
    Col Solare Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Red Mountain, Yakima Valley, Columbia Valley, Washington
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    Stonestreet Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Alexander Valley, Sonoma County, California
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    Chateau Ste. Michelle Red Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Red Mountain, Yakima Valley, Columbia Valley, Washington
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    Round Pond Estate Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Rutherford, Napa Valley, California
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    Betz Family Winery Pere de Famille Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Columbia Valley, Washington
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    Silverado GEO Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Coombsville, Napa Valley, California
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    Canvasback Red Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Red Mountain, Yakima Valley, Columbia Valley, Washington
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  • Mt. Brave Cabernet Sauvignon 2016  Front Label
    Mt. Brave Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Mt. Veeder, Napa Valley, California
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    Hall Kathryn Hall Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Napa Valley, California
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  • Turnbull Oakville Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 Front Label
    Turnbull Oakville Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
    Cabernet Sauvignon from Oakville, Napa Valley, California
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