10 Grenaches for the 10th annual #GrenacheDay

by  |  20-09-2019

Today, the world celebrates “International Grenache Day”! It’s one of the least-demanding celebrations that exists as it simply means grabbing a glass (or bottle) of Grenache near you and toasting all that’s toastable in this mighty grape. The fact that it happens to fall of a Friday this year gives you even more reason to partake so enjoy! To see this day in properly, I’ve wandered through past tastings to round up a rather eclectic group of wines that illustrate just have flexible this grape is. I was reminded of this “flexible” facet recently as during lunch with a local winemaking friend, he described Grenache as a “puticlub” or basically, a “strip bar”. This was funny and seemingly derogatory at first but there’s actually merit to it as Grenache is a grape with a lot to love in terms of crowd-pleasing wines, although I’m sure few producers will jump on […]
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