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The Guardian│Get Acquainted with Grenache Blanc

Summer is the best time to discover the refreshing appeal of one of the world’s most drinkable styles.

El Garbi Blanco, Terra Alta, Spain 2020. The rough equivalent of Châteauneuf-du-Pape in Spain – the place where garnacha is used to make solar-powered red wines of enormous complexity that command generally high prices – is Priorat in Catalonia. Here, too, you’ll find garnacha blanca (or garnatxa blana to use the Catalan spelling) as the most significant white variety, blended, again like Châteauneuf, with a handful of other varieties in the region’s relatively small, but intensely beguiling, selection of white wines.

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