Cabernet Franc Day was started by Dracaena Wines to celebrate this great varietal without it being overshadowed by its offspring, Cabernet Sauvignon! Yeah, one of your favorite red varietals is the offspring of a cross between Cabernet Franc and Sauvignon Blanc and while Cabernet gets the Thursday before Labor Day, the owners of Dracaena thought Read more about Cab Franc Day Selections! #CabFrancDay[…]
The Week’s Schedule:
- Beer Thursday, 5-7p: DC Brau Tasting
- Wine Friday, 5-7p: A Selection from the Portfolio of Winesellers, Ltd.
- Staff Pick Saturday, 2-6p: Follow us on Facebook and Twitter for more information!
The Noble Grapes:
According to Jancis Robinson and her book, Wine Grapes, there are 1368 grape varieties that are used to make wine around the world commercially. Yet, when you walk into any wine shop, including here, six varieties dominate the selection and they have become known as The Noble Grapes! […]