California Cabernet Sauvignons

March 17, 2018 (Sat)
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Trapp Family Lodge Wine Cellar
700 Trapp Hill Road
Stowe, VT 05672

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Cost: $20

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California Cabernet Sauvignons

Saturday, March 17th

Trapp Family Lodge Wine Cellar

 

 

 

Cabernet Sauvignon is the grape that put California on the international Wine map long ago when a bottle of Stag’s Leap Cabernet Sauvignon beat many higher priced Bordeaux in a blind tasting by French judges.  The French were embarrassed, we were thrilled.

 

Cabernet Sauvignons have been my favorite wines for quite some time, in fact I still remember a college girlfriend from the Bay area in California whose father was collecting Stag’s Leap.  How I envied him.

 

We’ll taste two wines from Paso Robles, one from Sonoma and two with a California appellation.

 

 

 

Price is $20.  Please call or see the front desk to place reservations.  802 253-5742.  Doors open @ 4:00.  I suggest you arrive no later than 5:00 to avoid feeling rushed.  People come and go during the tasting which is an informal walk around format. We end at 6:00

 

 

Cypress, Central Coast                                                              2015

Dreaming Tree, California                                                        2014

Estancia, Paso Robles                                                                2014

Sean Minor 4B, Paso Robles                                                     2016

Francis Coppola Claret, California                                            2016