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WIA - The Wine International Association

Syrah also known as Shiraz, is a dark-skinned grape variety grown throughout the world and used primarily to produce red wine. In 1999, Syrah was found…

Wineries in Germany German wine is primarily produced in the west of Germany, along the river Rhine and its tributaries, with the oldest plantations going back…

Sauvignon blanc is a green-skinned grape variety that originates from the Bordeaux region of France. The grape most likely gets its name from the French words…

Riesling is a white grape variety which originated in the Rhine region. Riesling is an aromatic grape variety displaying flowery, almost perfumed, aromas as well as…

Pinot gris, pinot grigio or Grauburgunder is a white wine grape variety of the species Vitis vinifera. Thought to be a mutant clone of the pinot…

Prosecco is an Italian DOC or DOCG white wine produced in a large area spanning nine provinces in the Veneto and Friuli Venezia Giulia regions, and…

Pinot noir is a red wine grape variety of the species Vitis vinifera. The name may also refer to wines created predominantly from Pinot noir grapes.…

Wineries in New Zealand New Zealand wine is produced in several winegrowing regions of New Zealand. The country’s elongated island geography in the South Pacific Ocean…

Malbec is a purple grape variety used in making red wine. The grapes tend to have an inky dark color and robust tannins, and are known…

Merlot is a dark blue–colored wine grape variety, that is used as both a blending grape and for varietal wines. The name Merlot is thought to…