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    *5R* 2018 Ashes & Diamonds Cabernet Franc (Napa Valley, CA)

    5R

    Medium-bodied wines with more structure and a mouth-feel similar to whole milk

    *5R* 2018 Ashes & Diamonds Cabernet Franc (Napa Valley, CA)

    This Cabernet Franc comes from the volcanic, clay & sandy loam soils of vineyards in Los Carneros, Oak Knoll District & Yountville. Aromas of ripe blackberry, cassis, plum, fresh tobacco leaf & dried herbs balanced with a notable earthy green palate complimented by black & red fruits. This youthful wine is ready to drink now yet will continue to develop beautifully in your cellar for years to come.

    5 in stock!

    About The Varietal

    Cabernet Franc

    Cabernet Franc is a dark-skinned grape variety of French origin cultivated in numerous wine-producing regions across the globe. It is best recognized for its significant role as a red grape variety in the Loire Valley and as the third most important grape in Bordeaux. Cabernet Franc is also a common component in many of the world's finest Bordeaux blend wines.

    About The Producer

    Ashes & Diamonds

    Ashes & Diamonds comes to us from Kashy Khaledi (son of Darioush Khaledi, owner of Darioush Winery), Steve Matthiasson (of Matthiasson Wines), Diana Snowden Seysses (of Snowden Vineyards) and Michael Cruse (of Cruse Wines). They aim to make wines focused on the old-school style Napa Producers, focusing on terroir and classic California winemaking.

    5R

    Medium-bodied wines with more structure and a mouth-feel similar to whole milk