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International Cabernet Sauvignon Day 2023
August 31 All day
As celebrations unfold across the nation, wine enthusiasts gather to share their appreciation for this exceptional wine that has stood the test of time and continues to evolve, making each sip a journey through tradition and innovation.
National Cabernet Sauvignon Day 2023 brings together wine enthusiasts to celebrate the iconic red wine. This annual event falls on the last Thursday of August and serves as a tribute to the varietal’s rich history and bold characteristics. Cabernet Sauvignon, known for its deep red hue and distinctive flavors of dark berries, oak, and spice, continues to be a beloved choice among wine lovers. It can be enjoyed on its own or paired perfectly with a variety of dishes, making it a versatile option.
In recent years, Texas has emerged as a notable producer of excellent Cabernet Sauvignon. As our 2017 Dugout (read about its awards here) which was a Bordeaux style blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, and Petit Verdot. This oak aged wine is bold and complex like the frontier. This wine won the top Texas wine at the Houston Live Stock and Rodeo International Wine Competition in 2020 and then in 2021 the Top Texas Red wine at the San Antonio Livestock and Rodeo Wine Competition.
The day’s festivities see gatherings across the nation, where people come together to share their appreciation for this evolving wine. It gracefully combines the essence of tradition with the spirit of innovation, creating a unique experience with every sip. Whether savored by individuals new to the world of wine or those with seasoned palates, Cabernet Sauvignon offers something that resonates with everyone. So, as National Cabernet Sauvignon Day 2023 unfolds, glasses are raised, toasts are made, and a shared love for this exceptional wine is celebrated in unison.
Celebrate with us with Texas grown Cabernet Sauvignon