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Cabernet Franc, 2020

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2020 Niagara Peninsula 750 mL, 14% ALC/VOL
$18.95
Cabernet Franc

VQA Niagara Peninsula

Aged 8 months in stainless steel with French oak chips. Deep aromas of black cherry, roasted red pepper, cocoa, cranberry, and baking spices. Flavours of chocolate and cherry cola on a full-bodied, rich, and juicy palate with firm tannin and a rich, long finish.

Pairing Suggestions:

  • Beef, pork, barbecued meats
  • Manchego, aged Cheddar, Asiago
  • Berries, tomato, peppers
  • Tomato sauce, barbecue sauce

Residual Sugar: 3 g/L

  • National Wine Awards of Canada 2022, Gold Medal National Wine Awards of Canada 2022, Gold Medal
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    This was a featured wine in July's Wine Club package, 2020.

     

    Geographical Indication: VQA Niagara Peninsula
    Vineyard: Various Niagara Peninsula vineyards
    Residual Sugar: 2 g/L
    Cases Produced: 500

     

    Appearance: Bright, semi-opaque. Lovely deep ruby core.
    Nose: Jammy red cherry, strawberry, candied notes. Green herbs, green pepper. Earth.
    Palate: Medium acid, medium tannin, medium body. Strawberry jam, cherry pie, baking spice, black pepper, green herbs. Blueberry and blackberry. Black tea.
    Quality: Very Good+. 89 points. Drink now or hold 1-2 years.

     

    Food Pairing: Barbecued eggplant pizzas, pork belly ramen, grilled sausages with polenta and tapenade, pork tenderloin with spicy soy glaze, and baby-back ribs with honey-mustard glaze.

    • National Wine Awards of Canada 2022, Gold Medal