2012 Cabernet Franc | Hillside Winery and Bistro

Release group

Current Release

Residual sugar

dry
Venison, duck and rich risottos.

Number of cases produced

454 cases
Thriving in the terroir of the Okanagan Valley, Cabernet Franc is one of the great Bordeaux varieties. Classic cranberry and raspberry aromas are highlighted here by violet, coriander and tea leaf. Elegantly integrated oak alongside flavours of Montmorency cherry and mulberry introduce graceful...

Winemaking

The beautiful grapes were de-stemmed and after a 6 day cold-soak, fermented on skins to dryness. Careful seed removal during fermentation allowed for an extended skin maceration of four weeks. The wine was drained and pressed directly to new and used American oak barrels where it was allowed to...
$22.00
SKU: 528935

Alcohol content

12.40%

Bottle size

750 ml
List price: $22.00
Price: $22.00
Weight: 1 kg

Release date

Augsut, 2016

Aging potential

8 to 10 years

Vintage

Catalog

Awards

Best in Class : Alberta Beverage Awards 2016 Bronze: Okanagan Life Magazine 2016

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