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Wine 101-Other Great Red Grapes

 

nebbiolo grapecluster thumb Wine 101 Other Great Red Grapes

 

Nebbiolo-Very tannic, need a few years to solten, found in Barolo and Barbaresco’s.

 

pinottage3 thumb Wine 101 Other Great Red Grapes

 

Pinotage-Richly fruity, plum, redcurrant and banana flavors.

 

sangiovese grapes on the vine thumb Wine 101 Other Great Red Grapes

 

Sangiovese-Basis for Chianti, Brunello di Montalcino as well as Super Tuscans. 

 

Tempranillo Grapes thumb Wine 101 Other Great Red Grapes

 

Tempranillo-Spain’s main grape.  Strawberry, coffee, spice flavors.

 

zin thumb Wine 101 Other Great Red Grapes

 

Zinfandel-Makes powerful wines, ripe cherry, black pepper, plum,  and blackberry flavors.

2 Responses to “Wine 101-Other Great Red Grapes”

  1. VanVino says:

    Nice visual & description of some of my favorite varietals.

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