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A Serious Side to Franc

Issue: November 15, 1999

November 15th, 1999 A Serious Side to Franc By James Laube Cabernet Franc, once the doormat of Bordeaux varieties in California, is finally showing signs that it deserves to be taken more seriously.   Plantings have increased substantially in the 1990s, with a focus on matching the grape to the right climate and soil.

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