Cabernet Sauvignon certified clone 05. Improved performance under warmer temperatures, and better stability of berry chemistry are both characteristics of the CL05. Heavy clusters of 23mm berries, with individual cluster weights up to 14 oz. superb varietal representation. Produces a satiny, rich, and complex wine. Notes of blackberry, black currant, cassis, and plum. Pairs well with sirloin fillet, rib roast, or lamb.
Primary Use: Wine
USDA Winter Hardiness: Zone 7
Harvest Season: Late Season
Growth Habit: Upright
Sugg. Distance Between Vines: 4 – 6 ft.
Black Rot: Highly susceptible or sensitive
Downy Mildew: Highly susceptible or sensitive
Powdery Mildew: Highly susceptible or sensitiveBotrytis: Slightly susceptible or sensitive