a black grape grown in the Tuscany region of Italy, used for making Chianti and other wines
a red wine made from this grape
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How to use Sangiovese in a sentence
By law, Brunello must be made from 100 percent Sangiovese Grosso grapes.Brunello’s King Lear: Gianfranco Soldera Reflects on the Attack on His Wine | Alice Feiring | December 8, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Both are very good Sangiovese based wines from Chianti and both are blended with traditional indigenous varieties.