Cinsault

Definition

Wine

  • a red grape variety most commonly grown in southern France (Provence and the Midi areas) and also in South Africa, producing a very light wine that is often blended with other wines. It is one of the grapes allowed in Châteauneuf-du-Pape wines. South African wine growers crossed this grape, known locally as Hermitage, with Pinot Noir to produce the Pinotage variety.
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