Brian Carter Cellars


Lot 9 :

2020 | Francophile
  • Vineyards: Dineen, Olsen, Klipsun, Willard Family
  • Winemaker: Brian Carter
  • Alcohol %: 14
  • Release Date: January 2023
  • 57% Cabernet Franc, 22% Merlot, 21% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Aromatic, good varietal character with floral notes. Touch of oak. Balanced acidity, soft tannins. Will age for a decade.
  • This is the fourth Private Barrel Auction edition of “Francophile” a Cabernet Franc based Bordeaux-Style blend. Cabernet Franc is one of the oldest Varieties planted in Washington. Source of the Cabernet Franc fruit is the Dineen Vineyard in Rattlesnake AVA.
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