The Sangiovese Grape Variety in Tuscany

  • By Jacky Blisson MW
  • 21 Dec 2020
  • 5 MIN
  • Level 101
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Sangiovese is the major red grape variety in Tuscany. In reality a family of clones, Sangiovese is the dominant, or exclusive, red cultivar in famous Italian wine regions like Chianti, Montalcino, and Montepulciano. This audio piece will explore the grapes’ stylistic range across the Tuscan region.