Grenache

[ gruh-nahsh ]

noun
  1. a variety of grape used in winemaking, especially for table wines in the Rhône Valley of France and for a type of rosé in California.

Origin of Grenache

1
<French grenache<Catalan garnatxa, granatxa,Medieval Catalan vernatxa<Italian vernaccia, after Vernazza, a commune of the Cinque Terre, a wine-growing region of Liguria

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Grenache

/ (ɡrɪˈnɑːʃ) /


noun(sometimes not capital)
  1. a black grape originally grown in the Languedoc-Roussillon region of France and now in other wine-producing areas

  2. any of various red wines made from this grape

Origin of Grenache

1
French

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