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Gypsy Wine Details
Price: $24.00 per bottle

Description: Grenache, which originated from Spain, but is better known as a Rhone varietal, is the second highest planted grape in the world! Typically, this grape has been thought of as a blending grape, but, recently, it has been gaining popularity as its own varietal as a rose or a medium-bodied red wine. While the aromas of this wine hint at black pepper, Gypsy is enhanced by the rich fruit palette of currant and cherry and balanced by the slight tannins and spice flavors on the finish.

Varietal Definition
Grenache Noir is the world’s most widely planted grape used to make red wine, sometimes made into a stand-alone varietal, frequently as a Rosé, but most often as a backbone of red blends. Its strength is its ability to grow in arid and windy conditions. It’s particularly suited to warm coastal regions of California, Spain and France. Grenache-based wines tend to be high in alcohol, with attractive fruit qualities in youth and a sweet berry character.Used as a component in some Northern Rhône reds, nearly exclusively for Rhône Rosés and as the primary component in nearly all Southern Rhône red blends, Grenache is probably most notable as the base varietal for Chateauneuf du Pape, Cotes du Rhône and Gigondas. In spite of its fame coming from French wines, Spain is most likely this grape’s origin.


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