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Get #Franc'd Up with #CabFranc

Here’s the thing:

I’ve liked cabernet franc for a long time. I’ve enjoyed it primarily as a blending grape, and secondarily as a single vineyard varietal, as a wine that I sometimes offer at Thanksgiving. 476 more words

Red Wine

Cabernet Franc, Poplar Grove, VQA Okanagan Valley, BC, 2012, 14.3% abv.

Here’s a tasty drink from one of several wineries located on the Okanagan’s Naramata Bench in beautiful British Columbia.

On the eyes, it sports a dense and deep ruby with aromas of crunchy raspberries, blackberry, pine, garrigue and minerals. 57 more words


The Devil's in the Details - Spotlight on Winemaker Jesse Katz

Hello to you and happy wine Wednesday.  The energy in and around Vancouver this week is nothing short of fantastic.  The Vancouver International Wine Festival… 357 more words


Cheers to Chile - Veramonte Red Blend 2013

Hello and happy wine Wednesday to you!  I hope you are keeping well and enjoyed a lovely Valentine’s Day.

We had a phenomenal evening on the Friday night at our friends, The Faraghers.   224 more words