Grenache, or Garnacha: Same Grape, 3 Ways

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If you take a single variety and make wine in three distinct regions, how different will the wines be?

By Eric Asimov
Feb. 22, 2021

How important is the choice of grape in determining the character of a wine?

Extremely important, obviously. But it is far from the sole factor. Soil and bedrock, climate, farming methods, altitude and inclination, intent of the winemaker — all the elements of terroir can be just as important. Read More