Cabernet Franc

Cabernet Franc Grape

Cabernet Franc is the parent grape of both Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon (Cabernet Franc + Sauvignon Blanc => Cabernet Sauvignon). It is traditionally a blending partner of Cabernet Sauvignon. It has medium colour, and has complex aromas of strawberry, raspberry, bramble, and bell pepper.

Cabernet Franc grape’s taste profile is usually dry, medium body, medium+ tannins, medium+ acidity.

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