Wine: Araucano Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon is among the most popular grape varietals in the world. Classically, the color should be a deep hue of crimson to ruby and sparkle with purple reflections as it cascades around the glass. The aromas should create visions of black berries, Black Currents, and cassis. The palate should be dominated by the deep, dark fruit characters of blackberries, black cherries, and black currents riding along the bed of light, seductive spices.

Araucano Cabernet Sauvignon fulfills the classic expectations, but goes just a little further with essences of vanilla from French Oak Barrels and a light sensation of menthol/eucalyptus on the finish. Overall, a classic Chilean Cabernet Sauvignon that makes me smile and want more.

Perfectly paired against grilled sea bass seasoned with lots of garlic and black pepper and a side of grilled onions and horseradish mashed potatoes! Bon Appetite!


0 Responses to “Wine: Araucano Cabernet Sauvignon”

  1. Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

RSS Upcoming Events

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.


Recent Tweets

  • FYI - Portions of Sunset Drive will be closed today between Ransom St. and Main St. until 3pm for repairs. 2 weeks ago
  • What a great afternoon we had with Luke Marquis of Mollydooker yesterday. We were the first people in the state... fb.me/7l5hfeRCK 1 month ago
  • Check out our selection of candles - made from bottles we sell in the store! In a variety of scents, these... fb.me/y9AfJjaP 2 months ago
  • Tomorrow night at 6:30pm we welcome Kevin Hicks from Trinchero Family Estates to the shop to showcase a selection... fb.me/1oQ2KDQxe 4 months ago
  • Live Music tonight at 7:30! Holden Bare is back at the shop... playing from 7:30 - 9:30. 4 months ago


August 2012
« Jul   Sep »

%d bloggers like this: