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Scientific origin of Garnacha (a.k.a. Grenache)

European Birthplace As far as the wine world remembers, Garnacha has been known as a Southern European grape, under the appellatives of Grenache in France, Cannonau in Sardegna and Garnacha or Garnatxa in Spain. It was one of the first varieties to be introduced to Australia in the 18th century and during the 19th, [...]

Grenaches du Monde 2018: a record edition celebrated in Europe

Last April the 14th, the closing ceremony of the sixth edition of Grenaches du Monde International Contest took place in PDO Terra Alta (Catalonia, Spain).  The land of white Garnacha was this edition’s host region and chose Gandesa as its main spot for several tastings occurred from April 12 to April 14. Grenaches du [...]