Jun 25 2021

A Look at Tempranillo and What Makes It Spain's Flagship Varietal

Does any grape have as many synonyms as Tempranillo? Most of these are Spanish – not surprising given that it’s the country’s most planted red variety by far – but if you throw in a few more from places like Italy, Malta and Portugal, you quickly arrive at nearly 70 different names for this world-class cultivar.

Tempranillo vineyard. Photo: @ICEX