Cabernet Franc



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Acha by Mark Herold 2009, Napa Valley

Acha by Mark Herold 2009, Napa Valley

Mark Herold “Acha” 2009 Red  Retail 42.00 – GGWC 39.99  FREE SHIPPING on SIX or more use code ACHA09 upon checkout The Story :  Mark Herold’s fascination with wine started in his childhood home in Panama City. On his twelfth birthday he “liberated” a bottle of Port from his father’s cellar. Undeterred from the horrendous hangover that followed the next morning, he set about to learn as much as he could about wine. After...
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Bedrock 2012 Old Vine Zinfandel, Sonoma County

Bedrock 2012 Old Vine Zinfandel, Sonoma County

Bedrock 2012 Old Vine ZInfandel, Sonoma County FREE SHIPPING on 12 or more Use shipping code BED12OVZ upon check out - The Story :  Morgan Twain-Peterson reminds me of a scientist turned rock star or a rock star turned scientist.  Maybe he is a “Rockientist”.  All I can say, he really knows what he’s stuff.  Since his childhood days at age 5 – he made his first wine in Kindergarten, when you and I were playing with dinky...
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Checkerboard 2009 King's Row, Napa Valley

Checkerboard 2009 King's Row, Napa Valley

Checkerboard 2009 King's Row Napa Valley The 2009 Kings Row is 94% Cabernet Sauvignon, 3% Merlot and 3% Petite Verdot "Even more complex and structured than the 2008, very well balanced with black fruit, milk chocolate, oak spice and a ripe, supple, lush texture, finishing with tighter tannins.  I really love this wine in 2009."   Chris Blanchard, MS 
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Coho 2010 Headwaters Napa Valley.

Coho 2010 Headwaters Napa Valley.

Coho 2010 Headwaters Red Blend Napa Valley Retail 46.00 - GGWC 42.99 The Story: Coho has gained a reputation for a great quality winery that fall in “Frank’s Palatable Price Point Range” (30 – 70) and many of you will agree that the past decade has been a great run for the “upstream” guys!  2010 showcases the Men-from-the-boy vintage.  It was a little cooler than in previous years, and one will say, it was a Bordelaise type of...
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Detert 2009 Cabernet Franc PREMIER NAPA VALLEY LOT

Detert 2009 Cabernet Franc PREMIER NAPA VALLEY LOT

Detert 2009 Cabernet Franc Napa Valley This property is next door to the famed To-Kalon vineyard in the heart of Napa. That said, the source is amazing. Add Tom Garrett, winemaker (He cut his teeth at the likes of Turley, Joseph Phelps, and under Heidi Peterson Barrett as her assistant winemaker for Revana and La Sirena) and you have a win-win formula.  Exclusive LOT for Golden Gate Wine Cellars!
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Hourglass 11 Cab Franc Blueline

Hourglass 11 Cab Franc Blueline

Hourglass 2011 Cabernet Franc "Blueline" Vineyard, Napa Valley Enchanting floral aromatics of crushed rose petals and candied violets weave with toasted espresso and graphite minerality. Beguiling! The 2011 Cab Franc is deep in ripe dark fruit character with notes of cassis and blackberry, a result of the long, warm growing season of Calistoga and the gravelly soils of the Blueline Vineyard. It possesses striking richness despite its...
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Idle Hour 2011 Cabernet Franc, Clarksburg

Idle Hour 2011 Cabernet Franc, Clarksburg

Idle Hour 2011 Cabernet Franc "Heringer Estate" Clarksburg Very well-made Cabernet Franc.  On the nose you are greeted by a touch of white pepper and red stone fruit aromas.   A silky, medium to full bodied palate is loaded with well-balanced fruit and acidity with touches of mocha, exotic spices, red stone fruit that leads into a long velvety finish. Only 120 cases produced   G OLD MEDAL   - 2013 SF Chronicle Wine...
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Jules 2010 Melange "Vin Rouge' Napa Valley

Jules 2010 Melange "Vin Rouge' Napa Valley

Jules 2010 Melange "Vin Rouge" Napa Valley                               Retail 30.00 – GGWC 27.99  This is a Cabernet Franc based blend (52% CF, 40% Merlot and 8% Syrah)  for Cabernet Sauvignon lovers that don’t have the time or patience to drink cellared wines.  This is a very serious, complex wine with aromas of chocolate, cassis, dry currants, and dark cherries.  On the palate this full bodied wines...
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Keenan 2010 Cabernet Franc, Napa Valley

Keenan 2010 Cabernet Franc, Napa Valley

Keenan 2010 Cabernet Franc, Napa Valley  Wine Advocate #204 Dec 2012 Antonio Galloni 93 Drink: 2015 - 2025 The 2010 Cabernet Franc flows across the palate with sumptuous dark fruit. Cloves, espresso and new leather add quite a bit of complexity as the wine opens up in the glass. Vibrant and beautifully articulated from start to finish, the 2010 shows gorgeous overall balance to match its striking personality. Varietal character is a bit in...
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Kobalt 2010 "Window Pane" Magnum, Napa Valley

Kobalt 2010 "Window Pane" Magnum, Napa Valley

Kobalt 2010 "Window Pane" Magnum, Napa Valley . The 2010 Window Pane (Cabernet based blend) oozes with very fragrant ripe black raspberry and blackberry jam aromas. It is juicy, full bodied and loaded with extracted fruit yet balanced and very suave. The aroma and flavor profile consists of: ripe black currant and blackberry with complex hints of dark chocolate, boysenberry, and plum with notes of cinnamon and hints of black cherry....
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Lang & Reed 2011 CF 2-14

Lang & Reed 2011 CF 2-14

Lang & Reed 2011 TWO-FOURTEEN Cabernet Franc Napa Valley  Retail 45.00 – GGWC 39.99  Free Shipping on SIX or more, use Code LR11CF214 upon check out The Story :  John Skupny gained tons of experience at wineries around the world before landing the National Sales Manager position at Francis Ford Copolla’s Rubicon winery.  It was during that time his love for Cabernet Franc came more to the forefront and eventually came to...
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Lieu Dit 2012 Cabernet Franc, Sant Ynez

Lieu Dit 2012 Cabernet Franc, Sant Ynez

Lieu Dit 2012 Cabernet Franc, Sant Ynez The Wine : From multiple blocks in the Star Lane vineyard. The wine fermented retaining the whole cluster and once pressed is then transferred to neutral barrels for the winter. Once malolactic fermentation is complete, we quickly rack the wine back to tank and bottle to retain the natural Co2 present in the wine to keep it fresh  
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Rocca 2009 Vespera Proprietary Red – Napa Valley

Rocca 2009 Vespera Proprietary Red – Napa Valley

Rocca 2009 Vespera Proprietary Red – Napa Valley Retail 55.00 – GGWC 49.99 – FREE SHIPPING on SIX or more  Use code VESP09 upon check out The Story:   Mary Rocca and Eric Grigsby purchased two vineyards in 1999 and hired Celia Welch (Scarecrow , Corra, 2480 etc) to put them on the map.  She surely did that!  So far they have been a little below the radar, but that is fine with me as I get bigger allocations that way.  I hear...
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Rousseau 2010 Merlot Pépé Napa Valley

Rousseau 2010 Merlot Pépé Napa Valley

Rousseau 2010 Merlot  Pépé Napa Valley Yannick Rousseau’s 91-year-old grandfather, Pépé, is a Merlot lover.  As a tribute, Yannick selected a special one-acre parcel from the western side of Mount Veeder.  Only two barrels were produced.  This wine is reserved exclusively for our mailing list members. Order now…we will allocate the wine on a first come, first serve basis. Dark fruit in the nose, this savory mountain wine reveals...
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Titus 2011 Cabernet Franc, Napa Valley

Titus 2011 Cabernet Franc, Napa Valley

Titus 2011 Cabernet Franc Napa Valley Retail 44.00 – GGWC 39.99  FREE SHIPPING on SIX or more.  Use code TITUS11CF upon check out Cabernet Franc might not be the varietal that everyone “shops” for, but I say that those who don’t are wrong!  Cabernet Franc (as Merlot) might be a “blending” varietal, but I am a firm believer that Cabernet Franc makes great wine on its own (as it does in Bordeaux – look at Cheval Blanc!)  That...
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Trespass 2010 Cabernet Franc, Estate St. Helena

Trespass 2010 Cabernet Franc, Estate St. Helena

Trespass 2010 Cabernet Franc Estate St. Helena Napa. An incredible follow-up vintage. Kirk Venge, yes Nils’ son does not skip a beat with this latest release. It is beyond awesome. I would almost say that this is the best Cabernet Franc in the Napa Valley, but who am I to say. This wine has an amazing dense purple hue and a touch of anise and black currant on the nose. Extraction would make you think it is Syrah, yet amazingly elegant this...
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White Rock 2009 Claret Estate Napa Valley

White Rock 2009 Claret Estate Napa Valley

White Rock 2009 Claret  Estate Napa Valley 2009 showed a concentrated flavor profile in this vintage of White Rock Claret. The nose opens with deep boysenberry and raspberry, cedar, and a hint of violet. The fruit notes give way to elegant chocolate, and savory spices, with a succulent and round mouth feel. A balance of tannin and a long full finish show the integration of each traditional Bordeaux varietal, and its unique expression of Napa...
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World's End 2010 Against The Wind Cabernet Franc Napa (93 Pt Parker)

World's End 2010 Against The Wind Cabernet Franc Napa (93 Pt Parker)

World's End 2010 Against The Wind Cabernet Franc (93 Pt Robert Parker) Intense aroma of floral, raspberry and black cherries with a touch of spice.  This Saint Emillon style Cabernet Franc will please many wine lovers alike.  The wine is full in body and shows the true expression of its varietal and the terroir it was grown on.  Sourced from two of the best vineyards in the Napa Valley this gorgeous wine will be a true center piece during...
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World’s End 10 “Wavelength” Red, Sugarloaf Mt. Napa - 95 Pt Parker

World’s End 10 “Wavelength” Red, Sugarloaf Mt. Napa - 95 Pt Parker

Worlds’s End '10 “Wavelength” Proprietary Red, Sugarloaf Mountain Napa Valley. Retail 90.00 – GGWC 87.00 This last one of the World’s End trio wines is a blend of 60% Cabernet Franc and 40% Syrah sourced from this spectacular vineyard. Only 300 cases of this blend were produced, and I know they will go very fast. This wine is loaded with sweet berry fruit, hints of chocolate and cream on the nose and palate. The wine has an amazing...
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