Cabernet Sauvignon Tag

wine: la Maialina “Gertrude” region: Tuscany, Italy grape blend: Sangiovese 45%, Cabernet Sauvignon 30%, Merlot 25% what does “super Tuscan” mean? Located in warm sunny hills of Tuscany, la Maialina produces a Chianti, Chianti Classico, Chianti Classico Riserva and this “baby super Tuscan”, Gertrude. So - what is a super Tuscan? And,...

winery: Excelsior grapes: Cabernet Sauvignon 90%, Petit Verdot 10% appellation: Robertson, South Africa history In 1679 Jacobus de Wet immigrated from Holland with the Dutch East India Trading Company, where he was of the first people to ever to make wine in not only South Africa, but the southern...

grapes: 76% cabernet sauvignon, 11% merlot, 5% cabernet franc, 4% peitit verdot, 4% syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon region: Washington State In 1981 husband and wife team Rick Small and Darcey Fugman-Small started Woodward Canyon in the Walla Walla valley, where they’ve establised a long standing tradition of making wines of...