Francly, Cabernet Franc Headlines; It’s Not an Opening Act

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      Photo Courtesy of Unionville Vineyards   Let’s be franc. Cabernet Franc headlines; it’s not an opening act. While it adds magic as a Bordeaux-style blending grape in conjunction with Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot, and Malbec, the single varietal stands on its own.   A Little History   Globally, Cabernet Franc is one […]

My First Taste of Maryland Wine: A Glimpse Into Old Westminster Winery

  Maryland.  It’s a state with more than 80 wineries and a mission of showcasing what the state can do. Living in Texas, I haven’t had the opportunity to explore Maryland wines, so it was a gift to be introduced to Old Westminster Winery in June.  Not only was it a glimpse into Maryland, but […]