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Discover fine Cabernet Sauvignon from South Africa

Cabernet Sauvignon is one of the most popular grape varieties in the world. A selection of wines from Tulbagh is available for purchase at valleygrapes.

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Manley Cabernet Sauvignon 2019

Manley

€15,90

Unit price
€21,20per l

1 size
  • 6 carton

Theuniskraal Cabernet Sauvignon 2020

Theuniskraal

€10,90

Unit price
€14,53per l

Tulbagh Winery CCM Red 2015

Tulbagh Winery

€11,90

Unit price
€15,87per l

Theuniskraal Prestige 2020

Theuniskraal

€10,90

Unit price
€14,53per l

Saronsberg Seismic 2019

Saronsberg

€20,90

Unit price
€27,87per l

Manley Cabernet Sauvignon 2020

Manley

€16,90

Unit price
€22,53per l

GROOT TULBAGH Cabernet Sauvignon 2020

Tulbagh Winery

€9,50

Unit price
€12,67per l

Cabernet Sauvignon: The queen of red wines in the spotlight

Cabernet Sauvignon is undoubtedly one of the finest and most popular grape varieties in the world. With its remarkable versatility and deep flavor profile, it has captured the hearts of wine lovers worldwide. In recent decades, South Africa has established itself as an important growing region for Cabernet Sauvignon. The warm days and cool nights of the Cape region provide optimal conditions for growing this noble grape variety. South African Cabernet Sauvignon wines are characterized by their depth, complexity and elegance and have earned a permanent place on the international stage.

Origin and history

Cabernet Sauvignon's roots date back to the 17th century, when it was first documented in the area around Bordeaux, France. This grape variety is the result of a natural cross between Cabernet Franc and Sauvignon Blanc, which explains its unique genetic composition.

Cultivation and terroir

Cabernet Sauvignon grows best in temperate climates with well-drained soil. Terroir plays a crucial role in developing this wine's characteristic aromas, with regions with gravelly soils and moderate temperatures being particularly suitable.

Growing locations

This royal grape variety is now grown in almost all major wine regions in the world. From the renowned vineyards of Napa Valley in California to the sun-drenched slopes of Stellenbosch in South Africa, Cabernet Sauvignon can be found in a variety of styles and flavors.

Sensory characteristics

A glass of Cabernet Sauvignon reveals a wealth of flavors ranging from dark fruits like cassis and black cherries to subtle notes of cedar and tobacco. The strong tannin structure and balanced acidity give this wine remarkable longevity and maturity.

Food pairing

The versatile aromas and tight structure of Cabernet Sauvignon harmonize perfectly with a variety of dishes. From juicy steaks to hearty pastas and aged hard cheeses, this wine complements a wide range of dishes and gives them an extra sophistication.

Conclusion

Cabernet Sauvignon, the queen of red wines, impresses with its rich history, deep character and enduring popularity. Their unique terroir and versatile sensory characteristics make them a timeless favorite among wine lovers around the world. Enjoying a glass of Cabernet Sauvignon is not only an act of enjoyment, but also a journey through the rich tradition and incomparable quality of this outstanding grape variety.

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