1999 Lang & Reed Cabernet Franc, Napa Valley
|Producer:||Lang & Reed Wine Co|
|Grape variety:||Cabernet Franc|
|Origin:||United States, California, Napa Valley|
|Date tasted:||17 January 2004|
|Price when tasted:||US$20 (£14.25)|
<li> easy-drinking red <li> unusual monovarietal Cabernet Franc<br><br> This is the fifth vintage for Lang & Reed, a winery owned by John and Tracey Skupny that focuses on Cabernet Franc. Varietal Cabernet Franc has yet to excite the masses who are draw
Excellent deep colour - the cherry-blueberry side of Cabernet Franc - with hints of tea leaf and spice flavours. Lively on the palate and finishes long and smooth.