GRENACHE

black grape variety


SYNONYMS

Granaccia (Liguria, Italy)

Cannonau (Sardinia, Italy)

Garnacha (Spain)

VINE

early budding

late ripening

high yields

wind and drought resistant

prone to oxidation

WINE

pale colour

low acidity

low to medium tannins

high alcohol

medium to full body

medium to pronounced intensity

strawberry, cherry, spices


REGIONS

South Australia, Australia

Victoria, Australia

Corsica, France

Languedoc-Roussillon, France

Provence, France

Southern Rhône Valley, France

Liguria, Italy

Marche, Italy

Sardinia, Italy

Spain

Central Coast California, United States

Inland Valleys, United States

Oregon, United States

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