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Cabernet Sauvignon

The mouth feel of a cabernet will generally be robust and rich with an astringent finish and fairly high tannin level. Cabs are well known for the aging potential, which in some cases is a necessary step in mellowing out any potentially overbearing flavor characteristics. Cabernet Sauvignon (CAB-er-nay SAW-vin-YAWN) There is no debating the popularity of the varietal, especially among California growers, but its popularity is by no means restricted to the U.S. It is the most widely planted and distinguished of the five varieties found in the Medoc district of France’s historic Bordeaux region, and is by far the grape of choice for the Coonawarra region of South Australia. The offspring of the Cabernet franc and Sauvignon Blanc grapes, and is a relative newcomer to the wine scene, when compared to ancient grapes such as Pinot Noir. Aroma and taste characteristics of a Cabernet are black currant, berries, mocha on the mid-palate; these characteristics may vary across region and climate but are generally agreed upon to be typical of the varietal. The mouth feel of a cabernet will generally be robust and rich with an astringent finish and fairly high tannin level. Cabs are well known for the aging potential, which in some cases is a necessary step in mellowing out any potentially overbearing flavor characteristics.

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  • Lapostolle Grand Selection Cabernet Sauvignon, Valle Del Rapel, Chile 2013

    Lapostolle Grand Selection Cabernet Sauvignon, Valle Del Rapel, Chile 2013

    $11.95

    In Stock Limited

    • 22852
  • Lail 'Blueprint' Cabernet Sauvignon 2014

    Lail 'Blueprint' Cabernet Sauvignon 2014

    $67.95

    In Stock: Qualifies for Mix & Match 12 to Free Ship in 2-5 Days

    • 92 Points
    • 22831
  • Laurel Glen Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

    Laurel Glen Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

    $69.95

    In Stock: Qualifies for Mix & Match 12 to Free Ship in 2-5 Days

    • 95 Points
    • 22830
  • Mount Veeder 2013 Reserve Mount Veeder Napa Valley

    Mount Veeder 2013 Reserve Mount Veeder Napa Valley

    $64.95

    In Stock Limited

    • 22822
  • Silver Oak Cabernet Sauvignon Alexander Valley 2012 - 1.5L (Magnum)

    Silver Oak Cabernet Sauvignon Alexander Valley 2012 - 1.5L (Magnum)

    $139.95

    In Stock Limited

    • 20778
  • Vineyard 29 Cru Cabernet Sauvignon 2014

    Vineyard 29 Cru Cabernet Sauvignon 2014

    $49.95

    In Stock: Qualifies for Mix & Match 12 to Free Ship in 2-5 Days

    • 22775
  • Cade Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon 2013

    Cade Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon 2013

    $94.95

    In Stock Limited: Only 8 available! Ships 1-3 Days

    • 94 Points, 93 Points, 92 Points
    • 22772
  • Turnbull Black Label Cabernet Sauvignon 2014

    Turnbull Black Label Cabernet Sauvignon 2014

    $149.95

    In Stock 10: Qualifies for Mix & Match 12 to Free Ship in 2-5 Days

    • 22770

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