cabernet franc

0 0 5 Must-See Wine Destinations The influence of French winemaking, and particularly of the Bordeaux region, is clearly felt among Lebanese producers, with a focus on growing Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Syrah, Grenache, Mourvèdre and Cinsault grapes. The country also boasts its own indigenous varieties,...  

0 0 Inside Robin Williams' Villa Of Smiles In Napa Valley Our inside also reports that the life-sized bright red and blue sculptures stand out on the luscious green landscaping and vineyard which produces Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Cabernet Franc varietals. While the property will soon find a buyer in form of some ardent Robin Williams fan,...  

0 0 Pursuitist Meets Dan Cohn of B.R. Cohn Winery, maker of award-winning wine Cohn's Olive Hill Estate and Olive Hill Estate Special Selection cabernets. Olive Hill Estate consists of 61 acres of vines, of which 54 are planted to cabernet sauvignon, with the balance devoted to small plots of zinfandel, petite sirah and the Bordeaux cultivars cabernet franc, petit...  

0 0 Philippe Starck Designing New Winery In Bordeaux A winery with the Péssac-Léognan appellation d'origine contrôlée (AOC), the Château Les Carmes Haut-Brion cultivates Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Merlot grapes. Not the first of its kind, the tie-up reflects an overall trend seen in recent years, as châteaux owners seek to renew...  

0 0 Perfume Like Champagne :: Now Smell This (Rose, violet, and sandalwood, on the other hand, remind me of Cabernet Franc. Leather chypres smell like good Temperanillo. Gosh, I'm getting thirsty.) Yvresse was well named. Molyneux Quartz: For a drier Champagne-like smell from a fruity chypre, try Quartz. It smells like kissing someone...  

0 0 A Look At Long Island's Wölffer Estate Vineyard of 66% Merlot, 26% Cabernet Franc and 8% Chardonnay. 2008 Caya Cabernet Franc: Long Island is known for the Cabernet Franc varietal – this one features subtle spicy black pepper, blackberry, cherry and chocolate notes and an elegant minerality, yet is light enough for summer sipping. It is...  

0 0 Votre Santé Wines from Francis Ford Coppola Winery Named after Coppola's uncle, this voluptuous blend of Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc grapes is extremely smooth and complex. It's also exclusively available at the winery. For dessert, the 2009 Director's Cut Cinema was paired with the Molten Chocolate Ganache with ginger ice cream,...