Off-the-Beaten-Path Red Wine Varieties
Tired of drinking the same red wine? Branch out and try something new! Explore some of the lesser known varieties and give your taste buds a treat!
MENCIA ist eine Rotweinsorte, die in den autonomen Regionen Nordwestspaniens Galicien und Kastilien stark verbreitet ist und die im spanischen Rebsortenspiegel den 9. Rang mit knapp 11.330 Hektar Rebfläche belegt.
TREBBIANO is the second most widely planted grape in the world. It gives good yields, but makes undistinguished wine at best. It can be fresh and fruity, but does not keep long. Its high acidity makes it important in Cognac production. Also known as Ugni Blanc, in particular in France, it has many other names reflecting a family of local subtypes, particularly in Italy and France.