Spain's most widely planted grape is primarily used for brandy, save for a few producers who have revitalized the drought-resistant old bush vines for winemaking.
- Body: Medium-Light
- Sweetness: Dry
- Tannin: Low/None
- Acidity: Low
- Alcohol: 11.5–13.5% ABV
Because of it's bolder style and lower acidity, Airén is often blended with other grapes, including Viura, Verdejo or Sauvignon Blanc to make a more balanced wine.
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