The Cabarnet Franc wines of Norfolk County are excellent choices for red wine enthusiasts. Here are a selection of Cabarnet Francs from our wineries:
Blueberry Hill Estates – Front Road Cellars Cabarnet Franc – This cab franc has the rich fruit flavours and body you desire in your favourite red — without being over the top. A smooth wine, with ripe berry and spice notes and medium tannins, the food pairing possibilities are endless with this delicious wine. – More Info
Burning Kiln Winery – Cab Frank – This deep ruby coloured wine is 45% kiln dried and has full aromas of red cherries, cassis and ripe, dark plums with hints of leather. The soft tannins and acidity entice the palate and create a long finish. Match with grilled meat, pasta or enjoy on its own. 100% Cabernet Franc – VQA – More Info
Frisky Beaver – Cabernet Red Blend – A blend of Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon. Aged in stainless with a touch of oak. Dry, medium bodied with gentle tannins. Vibrant deep and elegant dark ruby. Aromas of ripe red and black fruit, particularly currants and black cherries. The absence of strong oak creates a fruit forward juicy palate. More Info.
Inasphere Wines – Cabarnet Franc – This smooth red Cab is very berry with just a hint of oak. This vintage is light bodied but very tasty. More fruit flavour and not actual sweetness. Lots of cherry on the nose. Very smooth tasting and easy on the palette. Enjoy a glass of this Cab Franc in front of the fireplace or wrapped in a blanket with a good book. This wine pairs nicely with old cheese or any red meat. Try adding it to your spaghetti sauce or even French Onion soup. Definitely boosts the flavour. – More Info
Smoke & Gamble – Cabernet Ace of Clubs – Garnet colour with a beautiful bouquet of black currant and cherry wrapped around notes of subtle oak. A dry, medium to full-bodied wine with firm but correct tannins, good structure and moderate acidity. Fruit forward flavours of red and black berries are accented by traditional herbaceous notes. The dry lingering finish adds very subtle notes of black tea and spice. Info Sheet