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Cabernet Sauvignon

the swampy ground of the Médoc in order that it could be planted with vines, and this gradually surpassed Graves as the most prestigious region of Bordeaux. Malbec was dominant grape here, until the early 19th century, when it was replaced by Cabernet Sauvignon. 12th century 17th century 1855 • the châteaux of Bordeaux were classified; this classification remains widely used today. 18751892 • almost all Bordeaux vineyards were ruined by Phylloxera infestations. The region's wine...

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Compare/Contrast

dishes like lamb, beef, duck, and other gamey meats along with red sauce pastas, and bold cheeses pair nicely with red wines (Stop). Red wines are usually served close to room temperature, generally around 50-65 °F (Slinkard). Syrah, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec, Pinot Noir, Chiantis, and Zinfandel, (Breton) just to name a few, are popular varieties of red wines. White wines are made mostly from green or white grapes, which produce colors ranging from light yellow, straw, green, gold...

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ch/vins.html Château Brane-Cantenac Appellation Château Brane-Cantenac Country France Region Bordeaux Sub Region Margaux Village Margaux Estate Vineyard/ Grand cru Brane Cantenac Grape(s) Variety(ies) Cabernet Sauvignon 65%, Merlot 30%, Cabernet Franc 5% Climate conditions Bordeaux has a warm summer and long mile autumns, but suffers plenty of rainfall. In vineyard terms, it is a marginal climate, where grapes need a good site and a good year to ripen fully. Soil Composition ...

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Wine Report

before 1989 and to find a vintage before 1989 you must look for Hermitage on the bottle. Penfolds Grange is made predominantly from the Shiraz grape and usually a small percentage of Cabernet Sauvignon. In 1953 two versions of Grange were made, one 87% Shiraz and 13% Cabernet Sauvignon, the other 100% Cabernet Sauvignon. Grange grapes undergo Smart Dyson pruning. The grapes are harvested via korvan like all other Penfolds wines. Making Grange is very opposite from what you might normally think: Penfolds...

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22 High End Wines of Constellation Brand

price: Robert Mondavi Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2007 $109 Lowest price: Robert Mondavi Napa Valley Chardonnay 2007 $19.49 Franciscan Estate, It is the signature wines of Napa Valley in CA. Franciscan is one of Napa Valley`s most venerable wineries, with a rich history more than 35 years. In its website, signature wines, limited release and winery only are recommended. Highest price: Franciscan Oakville Estate Reserve Cabernet, Cabernet Sauvignon Napa, 1985 ...

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Outsourcing Wine Production to Bulgaria

Bulgarian): continental climate; grape varieties: cabernet sauvignon, chardonnay, muscat ottonel, pamid, gamza, and aligote; * Black Sea (East Bulgarian): favourable weather conditions-long and mild autumns; 30% of vineyards in the country; 53% of white wines; grape varieties: muscat ottonel, sauvignon blanc, riesling, traminer, dimyat, gewurztraminer, and ugni blanc; * Rose Valley (Sub-Balkan): grape varieties: riesling, merlot, muscatel, cabernet sauvignon, and rkatsiteli; * Thracian Lowland...

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Frogs Leap

tours and tastings, a variety of wines, the “Fellowship of the Frog” club, and also sustainability efforts. The company has over 100 acres of land, and is also a certified organic vineyard. Popular Wines: Red wine Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot Pinot Noir Zinfandel White Wine Chardonnay Sauvignon Blanc Pinot Grigio Strategies and Tactics Frog’s Leap Winery strategy is in their marketing approach. They label their wines as organic, which differentiates them from their rivals. Their “green” initiative is...

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A Synopsis Of The Movie Sideways

It doesn’t like constant heat or humidity, very delicate.” This shows Miles’s unstable state of mind. Miles further describes the Pinot Noir to Maya on Stephanie’s porch. There he reveals that the Cabernet Sauvignon represents Jack. He says that the Pinot Noir is not a survivor like the Cabernet Sauvignon, which can grow anywhere even when it is neglected; The Pinot Noir needs constant care and attention. This further contrasts Miles and Jack. Jack is someone who can change and adapt to different situations...

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Final Essay for English 112

lead to great wine. You can find Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, Sangiovese, Zinfandel, Sauvignon Blanc, Viognier, Malbec, Petite Syrah and several others. That is a lot for such a small area. Robert Mondavi realized the potential of the Napa Valley when he began growing grapes in Oakville. Today, his winery produces excellent wines and his Opus One winery produces outstanding Cabernet Sauvignon. One of the things that would make for a great experience in...

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Certified Specialist of Wine Review

i. Pomeral & St. Emilion AOC’s 3) Entre – Deux – Mers a. Dry White Wine Area – Graves, Area of Left Bank North is called MEDOC, south and west of the city is called GRAVES – Most White Varietals are found here… Sauvignon Blanc and Semillon, Muscadelle Bordeaux AOC vs Bordeaux Superior - Can be used for Red and Sweet White, tighter restrictions, older vines ,lower yields, several months of aging, higher minimum ripeness at harvest, half degree higher alcohol ...

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