a premium red grape used in winemaking, especially in the Bordeaux region of France and in northern California.
a dry red wine made from this grape.
- Also called Ca·ber·net .
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How to use Cabernet Sauvignon in a sentence
A Chateau Vancouver 2020 cabernet might well make the earth move.
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Choose carefully and this soft, plummy varietal can enthrall like a fine Cabernet Sauvignon.
Funny thing is, there is very little difference between the Insignia and the regular Cabernet.
Why, you ask, does the Insignia cost four times as much as the Cabernet?
This method is used successfully for certain wine grapes such as Riesling, Cabernet, and Semillon.Manual of American Grape-Growing | U. P. Hedrick
British Dictionary definitions for Cabernet Sauvignon
a black grape originally grown in the Bordeaux area of France, and now throughout the wine-producing world
any of various red wines made from this grape
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