Tuesday tastings with David - Cabernet and Domestic Bordeaux Blends
Is a Cab a Cab or it is a blend? There’s no doubt about it, when it comes to Cabernet Sauvignon and Bordeaux blends, The NAPA VALLEY stands out. Tonight we take a look at Cabernet Sauvignon, which is a cross between Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon, hence the name. It is grown throughout the world and is THE most popular grape varietal in the world, so let’s taste it. Bordeaux Blends – you bet; Cab, Merlot, Cab Franc, Petit Verdot and Malbec. How much do these grape varietals really change the taste and flavor profiles of a wine? Let us determine that together! O'shaughnessy, Terra Valentine, Blue Rock, Chost Block, Frogs Leap, Oakville, Farella, India Ink, Blackbird Vineyards, Conn Valley Vineyards, Cain Concept and more.