The Different Grape Varieties and the French Grape Varieties,
Since the dawn of time we cultivate and drink wine, in the Bible we speak of a thousand years BC.
Half of the wine production in the world is ensured by three countries: France, Italy and Spain.
Wine is an alcoholic drink obtained by the fermentation of grapes, the wines of the world:
The different grape varieties in the world
Sultanine grape varieties : Turkey, United States, Iran, Greece, Afghanistan, Chile, Australia.
Arien grape varieties : Spain.
Grenache grape varieties : Spain, France.
The Merlot grape varieties : France, Italy, Bulgaria, United States.
Ugni blanc grape varieties : France, Italy.
Cabernet Sauvignon grape varieties : France, Chile, Russia, Bulgaria.
The Carignan grape varieties : France.
The Chardonnay grape varieties : France, United States, Australia.
The Date grapes from Beirut : Italy, Turkey, Greece, Spain, Bulgaria, Romania, Yugoslavia.
Sangiovese grape varieties : Italy
Here are the main grape varieties in France.
The grape varieties:
Cabernet Franc : Bordelais; The Loire Valley.
Cabernet sauvignon : Bordelais
The cinsault : Provence
The coast : Cahors
Gamay : Beaujolais and the Loire Valley
Grenache noir : Languedoc, Roussillon, Loire Valley.
Merlot : Bordelais.
La Mondeuse : Savoie and Bugey
Le Mourvèdre : Provence and Languedoc
Pinot noir : Burgundy and champagne
Syrah : Rhône valley, Provence; Languedoc and South-West
To help you all the pages on wine:
The grape varieties