Chateau Changyu Castel Cabernet Gernischt - Simply Wine & Liquor
Chateau Changyu Castel Cabernet Gernischt
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Chateau Changyu Castel Cabernet Gernischt


Category Red Wine
Region China
Brand Chateau Changyu Castel
Alcohol/vol 12%
The Changyu Winery is located on the Shandong Peninsula, China's premier grape growing region. This region is know for it's moderate coastal climates areas, which are ideal for growing aromatic grapes for winemaking. These vineyards are found on the same geographic latitude as Napa Valley California. Cabernet Gernischt is a rare varietal that once grew in France during the 19th century. A relative of Cabernet Franc, it is presumed to have died off in Eurpoe during the late-1800's at about the same time it was brought to China. The Chateau Changyu-Castel Beiyujia Vineyard is now the world's only source of Cabernet Gernischt.