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World Grapes

You don’t know the grape variety but want to know how it looks like  ??!! You are on the right spot !!     All this pictures are here for … Continue Reading →


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Syrah / Shiraz

Syrah / Shiraz Definition The major red varietal in France’s Rhone Valley, espcially in North Cotes du Rhone producing Cote Rotie, Hermitage, Cornas and Saint Joseph. Also very important in … Continue Reading →


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Semillon

Semillon Definition Semillon is one of the Bordeaux large white grapes (the other is Sauvignon Blanc and less Muscadelle). Attracting easy Botrytis cinerea, or Noble Rot, especially in Sauternes and … Continue Reading →


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Sauvignon Blanc

Sauvignon Blanc Definition Sauvignon Blanc originated in the Loire Valley in France, and produces excellent wines of the Loire and Bordeaux. However, New Zealand has taken this grape to a … Continue Reading →


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Riesling

Riesling Definition Riesling or Rhine Riesling wines originated in Germany’s Rhein and Mosel river valleys. A Riesling wine can span a wide range of styles, produced in both dry to … Continue Reading →


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Pinot Noir

Pinot Noir Definition Pinot noir is a black wine grape variety of the species Vitis vinifera. The name may also refer to wines created predominantly from Pinot noir grapes. The … Continue Reading →


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Merlot Noir

Merlot Noir Definition Merlot is a dark blue-colored wine grape that is used as both a blending grape and for varietal wines. Merlot is the most planted black grape in … Continue Reading →


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Gewürztraminer

Gewürztraminer Definition Gewürztraminer is an aromatic wine grape used in white wines, and performs best in cooler climates. Gewürztraminer is a number with a pink to red color, making it … Continue Reading →


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Chardonnay

Chardonnay Definition: Chardonnay is a green-skinned grape variety used to make white wine. It originated in the Burgundy wine region of eastern France but is now grown worldwide in cool, … Continue Reading →


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Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon Definition Cabernet Sauvignon, often referred to as the “King of Red Wine Grapes,” originally from Bordeaux and used the top Medoc wines blended with Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Malbec, … Continue Reading →