> Newsgroups: rec.crafts.winemaking
> Subject: Cabernet - Merlot blend
> Date: 30 Aug 1995 17:57:42 GMT
> Organization: Simrad Inc.
> I am considering doing a blend of Cabernet and Merlot. Does
> anyone have a recommendation for a good proportion to mix the
> grapes. Should it be 50/50 60/40 ?
I've read 80/20 is the preferred mix or 70/20/10, with 10 being Mouvedre or
such. OTOH, any mix can be just gawd-awful if the wine is terrible to begin