These are some of the properties and characteristics of the Grenache:
- Budbreak is early and maturity late.
- Sensitive to botrytis and downy mildew.
- Leaves are narrow and pointy, shiny and a clear green in colour
- Bunches are large and conical
If someone gives you a glass of wine and asks you what wine it is, here are characteristics that will help you identify the varietal:
Thyme, fennel, rosemary, white pepper, raspberry and spicy.