Tagged: Cabernet Sauvignon

2020 Cabernet Sauvignon

2020 Cabernet Sauvignon

 September 2020 – A family member asked me to make wine for an event in the Fall 2021 … so I’m making this one and a Chardonnay. Note: This is the first time I’m...

Fall 2020 Wine Making Plans

Fall 2020 Wine Making Plans

I made 3 different wines from fresh grapes last year (2019) — Malbec, Merlot, and Zinfandel. I purchased five 36 lb lugs of each, a total of 15 lugs (540 lbs of grapes). If...

2014 Cabernet Sauvignon / Merlot

2014 Cabernet Sauvignon / Merlot

January 2014 – I haven’t made a cabernet in years! For the most part, I haven’t drank cabernet in years – I moved away from it at least a decade ago, switching to merlot...

2002 Sangiovese / Cabernet Sauvignon / Merlot

2002 Sangiovese / Cabernet / Merlot

September 2002 – I haven’t made any wine in several years. Other than a batch of mead that is about ready to drink, I just haven’t had any ambition to make wine. Part of...

1999 Cabernet Sauvignon, 2nd Run

1999 Cabernet Sauvignon, 2nd Run

October 1999 – When I decided to make a white cabernet I just could not throw the pulp out! I figured I’d make a stab at doing a second run off the pulp. In...

1999 White Cabernet

1999 White Cabernet Sauvignon

October 1999 – For a variety of reasons, vacation time this year fell in the first two weeks of September, so I thought I wasn’t going to be able to make any wine. But...

1997 Canned Cabernet

1997 Canned Cabernet

December 2007 – I called this one “Canned Cabernet” as I made it from canned concentrate. Years before I did cherry wine from concentrate, and it didn’t come out too bad. This one? The...