Over the last few months, I worked on an academic paper for my university studies in which I focused on comparing Apulia’s signature grape, Primitivo, with California’s iconic Zinfandel.
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Californian Primitivo For many years, sommeliers and scientists alike have been debating whether Primitivo and Zinfandel are the same grape or not. The Primitivo grape is characterized by its high sugar level, which often results in wines with a rather high alcohol by volume. In Italy, the grape is mostly planted in Apulia but there