One Of Our Favorite Grapes
The infographic is from our friends at Campo Viejo wines in Rioja.
Fun Facts About #TempranilloDay
- Spanish Roots. The word “Tempranillo” comes from the Spanish word “temprano” which means “early” since the grapes ripen earlier than other Spanish reds.
- Flavorful. Wines made from Tempranillo grapes feature flavors of berries, plums, herbs and tobacco.
- Worldwide Appeal. Although Tempranillo grapes are grown across over 500,000 acres of vineyards throughout the world, the grape originated in the perfectly cool climate of Northern Spain.
Raise a glass in celebration!