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Cabernet

Often used but not clear short name for the two red grape varieties Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon, Although these are closely related (the parents of Cabernet Sauvignon are Cabernet Franc x Sauvignon Blanc), it is not always clear which one is meant. In Northern Italy in particular, it is not clear with some DOC wines which variety or composition is included. As a rule, however, Cabernet Sauvignon is meant, especially because it is simply more common. Cabernet is also confusingly synonymous with the grape variety Béquignol Noir,

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