cabernet franc

noun, often capitalized C&F cab·er·net franc \ˌka-bər-ˈnā-ˈfräŋk, -ˈfräⁿ\

Definition of cabernet franc

  1. :  a dry red wine often used in blends (as with merlot or cabernet sauvignon)

Origin and Etymology of cabernet franc

French, literally, pure cabernet

First Known Use: 1886

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