Cards of Wine

Grenache Regions

Grenache

Grenache in Europa

France (Grenache)

In France, Grenache is the key ingredient in Châteauneuf-du-Pape and GSM blends. It is also the most planted grape variety in Languedoc-Roussillon.

Spain (Garnacha)

Garnacha is the third most planted red grape variety in Spain (after Tempranillo and Bobal).

Italy (Cannonau)

In Italy, Grenache is most commonly found in Sardinia under the name Cannonau. The DOC wine "Cannonau di Sardegna" must contain at least 90% local Grenache (Cannonau).

Grenache in the New World

Even if Grenache is one of the world's most widely planted red grapes, planting in the New World has been limited apart from some strongholds in Australia and USA (California).