Cabernet Franc

2010 Cabernet Franc

101187_10MerlotTJ_FBlending

  • 76% Cabernet Franc, 16% Merlot, 6% Malbec, 2% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • 13.4% alcohol 3.63 pH
  • 18 months barrel aged
  • 160 cases produced

Tasting

  • ’10 a long, hot, dry summer; grapes ripened beautifully
  • fruit explodes from the glass: raspberry and blackberry
  • Supported with nuances of mint as well as ginger, allspice and tarragon