Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon
Cabernet Sauvignon is one of the most famous red wines in the world. It is grown in nearly all major wine-producing countries across a diverse spectrum of climates. This old world grape has gained international recognition for its prominence in Bordeaux wines, where it is often blended with Merlot and Cabernet Franc.
origin France, Bordeaux
ancestry Natural crossing of Cabernet Franc x Sauvignon Blanc
Global Vineyard Area 290,091 Hectares / 6.3%
other names Bouchet, Bouchet, Petit-Bouchet, Petit-Cabernet, Petit-Vidure, Vidure, Sauvignon Rouge.
bunch of grapes Medium-sized with loose to moderately compact berries. The grapes are round with a bluish-black color.
Blatt The leaves are circular with five to seven lobes that are deeply dissected.
maturing time Very late
ideal floor Choose
wine characteristics
Cabernet Sauvignon improves with aging and has delicate toasted tones with expressions of blackcurrant and often liquorice and green pepper.
wine regions
France, Italy, USA (California, Washington State), Spain, Australia, Austria, South Africa, Chile, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Peru, Uruguay, Canada, Turkey, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Georgia, Hungary, Moldova, Romania, Slovenia , Cyprus, Greece, Israel, Lebanon, New Zealand.