Learn About Montepulciano: Grape, Characteristics, Wines, and How to Pair Montepulciano

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Last updated: Aug 10, 2021 • 3 min read

Montepulciano is a classic, Italian wine grape and one of the most wide widely planted grapes in the country. The grape makes deeply red wines and is adaptable to traditional or modern winemaking styles. Montepulciano makes the famous wine Montepulciano d’Abruzzo, the rustic, medium-bodied red wine of central Italy.