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Celebrating Cabernet Day w/ @WomenOnWineTV #womenonwine

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We are celebrating Cabernet Sauvignon Day. One of our favorite days of the year! Depending on who and where you are, you could be celebrating Cabernet Day anywhere from August 26-September 3rd. Everyone has a different interpretation. In the 17th century a Sauvignon Blanc grape was married to a Cabernet Franc grape. The result of the union? Cabernet Sauvignon grape. It's thick skin protects the juices against weather and longer. As of today it is Cabernet Sauvignon is the #1 grape grown in the world. It grows best in Bordeaux and #Napa ... but of course. In this episode we will pair six favorite Cabernet's with our favorite dishes. The recipes are available at the bottom of this post. We begin with a quote: Wine is one of the most civilized things in the world and one of the most natural things of the world that has been brought to the greatest perfection, and it offers a greater range for enjoyment and appreciation than, possibly, any other purely sensory thing.” Ernest Hemingway Debra's Cabernet Sauvignon Pics: Novelty Hill 2011 Stillwater Creek Cab @nhjwines Appetizer: Prosciutto, Goat Cheese & Fig Jam Crostini with Arugula & Balsamic Reduction Pin it: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/494340496576291417/ 1999 Quilceda Creek Cab @QuilCreekWinery Main Course: Pork Chops with Sweet Onion Marmellata Pin it: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/494340496576291413/ 2007 Lewis Vineyard Dunham Cab @dunhamcellars Dessert: Flourless Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Glaze Pin it: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/494340496576291486/ Kelly's Cabernet Picks Dariush 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon Napa valley https://www.darioush.com/ @darioushwinery Silver Oak 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon https://www.silveroak.com @SilverOak Franciscan 2012 Stylus Cabernet Sauvignon https://www.franciscan.com @franciscanwinery Mt Tam Bread Pudding shared by Robert Craig Winery & Recipe by Elaine Bell