March's Featured Varietal - Cabernet Franc

Tuesday, March 1, 2016 - Thursday, March 31, 2016

Each month, Livermore Valley Wine Country highlights a varietal in our region.

VISIT, LEARN, TASTE and PAIR from one of our 50+ wineries!

Cabernet Franc
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"Flirting with Franc"


3 Steves Winery, Bent Creek Winery, Bodegas Aguirre Winery, Crooked Vine Winery, Cuda Ridge Wines, Darcie Kent Vineyards, Ehrenberg Cellars, el Sol Winery, Garre Vineyard & Winery, Longevity Wines, Murrieta's Well, Nottingham Cellars, Occasio Winery, Page Mill Winery, Rios Lovell Reserve Estate, Rodrigue Molyneaux, The Steven Kent Winery, Wente Vineyards Estate Winery & Tasting Room, Wood Family Vineyards


Primarily grown for blending with Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon to create
Bordeaux-style wines, Cabernet Franc can also be vinied unaccompanied to make a pale red wine.


Cabernet Franc’s herbaceous, fruit-forward and adaptable body make it an easy blend with Cabernet Sauvignon or Merlot.


Visit our Pinterest page for fabulous recipes to pair with Cabernet Franc.

To learn more, visit or © Wine Institute