Cave Spring Cellars Estate Cabernet Franc 2005, VQA Beamsville Bench, Niagara Peninsula

Cabernet Franc Cabernet Franc
Ontario, Canada

$24.95 (72751)

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November 08, 2008

Critic Reviews (7)

Vintages
Vintages

Cave Spring's first cabernet franc joins the growing number of Niagara cab francs with elegance, nuance and lovely...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

A really fine effort here from Cave Spring that is drinking beautifully at the moment. It's fragrant and inviting on...

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John Stewart
John Stewart

A really fine effort here from Cave Spring that is drinking beautifully at the moment. It's fragrant and inviting on...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

Shows fairly deep garnet colour. Soft pretty nose of sweet, ripe currant-cherry fruit, mocha and tobacco, avoiding...

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Ted Able
Ted Able

Medium-bodied, sinewy, red berry flavour; well structured with ripe tannins on the finish.

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Rod Phillips
Rod Phillips

Unmistakably cabernet franc, this delivers lovely ripe flavours that are complex and well defined. Medium-bodied and...

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Megan Victor
Megan Victor

Fairly deep purple colour. Slightly spicy, herbal, plummy, dusty cherry nose. Dry, slightly spicy, tangy, medium...

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