Call Me A Cab Franc at Kirbie's!

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January 18, 2020 (Sat)
Noon to 4 pm

The Wine Shop at Kirbie's Meats and Catering
4062 Fishcreek Rd
Stow, OH 44224

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Cost: 50 cents per taste, 50 cents per taste for the Wow Wine of the Week

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Wine     Tasting (walk around)     Music     Light Appetizers     

Cabernet Franc, the quiet parent grape of flashy Cabernet Sauvignon, plummy Merlot, and tannic Carménère, deserves far more attention than it gets. Cab Franc is the people’s grape. While it’s most famous as part of the iconic Bordeaux and Meritage blends, where it brings peppery, earthy aromas and complexity, Cabernet Franc excels when bottled on its own.

Saturday’s tasting includes five Cab Francs that are sure to please. Please join us and taste for yourself!

For just 50 cents per taste:

FRANCE - Languedoc
2017 Laroque Cabernet Franc $10.99
88 Points Wine Spectator

ARGENTINA - Mendoza
2017 Durigutti Cabernet Franc $15.99
94 Points James Suckling

NEW YORK – Finger Lakes
2018 Boundary Breaks Cabernet Franc $21.99
90 Points Wine Enthusiast

ARGENTINA - Mendoza
2016 Catena San Carlos Cabernet Franc $23.99
92 Points Wine Advocate

And this week’s WOW! Wine of the Week, Just 50 cents per taste:

ARGENTINA - Mendoza
2015 El Enemigo Cabernet Franc $25.99
94 Points Tim Atkin

All Kirbie’s wine tastings include: Real glass tasting glasses, tasting notes and tech sheets, light appetizers, Hershey’s Dark Chocolate Kisses, Rolos, and Great Music Videos. We always have fun and are never intimidating!

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