Cabernet Franc - Fresh Chilean Grapes


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This variety was established in Bordeaux France in the 17th century. Cabernet Franc is similar to Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot but differs by smaller compact and mostly cylindrical clusters. The clusters are tighter than Cabernet Sauvignon due to greater berry set. Blends well with both Cabernet and Merlot.

About Chilean Cabernet FrancA close relative to Cabernet Sauvignon it often possesses a lighter color than Sauvignon and contains lower tannins. The wine may be earthy and herbaceous.
NoseCrisp and grassy powerful herb aromas.
TasteFull fruity flavor and soft mouthfeel can be achieved with oak aging

* These notes are based upon a general assessment of this variety and your results may vary.


How much fresh grape will I need to make wine?

All chilean grape varietals arrive in 18lb crates.

5 Gallons of Wine4 Crates
10 Gallons of Wine10 Crates
50 Gallons of Wine55 Crates

Your yield may vary based on the juice extraction process employed.


About ordering Fresh Grapes

Our fresh grapes and juices will be harvested at their peak and shipped to Beer & Wine Hobby around early May based on the Chilean weather. Check our Harvest Updates page for current information. Customers will be notified by phone ahead of their grape's arrival. 

Please pickup all fresh grapes and juice at our Woburn MA warehouse.

Only the highest quality grapes

We think that if it's worth doing it's worth doing right. We get our grapes from some of the best regions from vineyards that produce grapes that highlight the true character of the terroir. The grapes are packed in tissue well-sulfited for the journey from Chile to your wine cellar.

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