Great Grapes_ Red Wine Part 1 & 2.pdf - u25cf Red wine...

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Red wine varietals Lighter Reds Gamay Region Beaujolais Black Cherry Pinot Noir Cherry, Berry Oak, Leather Can age but vast majority not Sideways movie Medium Reds Gigondas, France Grenache Southern Rhone Languadonk in France Northern Spain Australia California Workhorse variety Base for winemaker to put other stuff on top ;) Blended wines Chianti, Italy Sangiovese Central Tuscany A little darker than Grenache, more serious Black Raspberry and spicier flavors More acidic B/c goes with food Brunello di Montalcino, Italy Sangiovese 4 years old Tempranillo or Tinoto de Toro Great Grape of Spain Leather, Black Raspberry, Cinnamon, and clove Zinfandel GAYYYY Spice, Jam, Jammy, Red Plum, Prune Almost Exclusive in California Not as tannic as bick dick bois Cabernet Franc Classic Virginia Originally blending grape
becoming main grape Parent grape of Cabernet Sauvignon Vegetal funk, briery Berry lighter boison

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