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garnacha : the old world vine you need to know.

I would venture to say that you’ve probably sipped on Garnacha before, and probably without realizing it.  Garnacha is the oldest grape in modern existence, and is truly one of my new favorites. Commonly blended with cabernet sauvignon and merlot, which creates a “GSM” blend common in southern France, Garnacha is rarely showcased as a single varietal.  It’s unfortunate, really, because these grapes are super easy to drink – and they pair SO well with food, too! I was lucky enough to receive five bottles of Garnacha (or Grenache, which ... Read More