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garnatxa

Synonymous (Garnatxa Blanca, Garnatxa Gris, Garnatxa Negro, Garnatxa Pais, Garnatxa Peluda and Garnatxa Roja, as Garnaxa) for the various Garnacha varieties; look there.

The grape variety group is probably from Spain. The different colors game types are grown under numerous names / synonyms around the world. The best known of these are Garnacha and Garnatxa in Spain, Grenache in France, as well as Cannonau (Sardinia), Granaxia and Tai Rosso or earlier Tocai Rosso (Veneto) in Italy, The exact origin is in the region Aragon in the northeast of Spain suspects what of the French ampelographers Pierre Galet (* 1921), Victor Vermorel (1848-1927), Pierre Viala (1859-1936) and Victor Pulliat (1827-1896) was justified accordingly. Italian experts such as Gianni Lovicu, however, have recently claimed their origin in Sardinia, where the variety has also been cultivated for many centuries. Both versions are possible or plausible because the island of Sardinia in the period 1479-1720 was a Spanish colony and in some other varieties reciprocal relations between Sardinia and Spain are given.

The variety was first mentioned probably in 1513 by...

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