Australia is consistently one of the top 10 wine producers and exporters in the world. There are about 60 wine-producing regions in it and winemaking has become part of its culture. Australian wines can now be found for sale in over 100 countries.
Argentina is known for its great wine production. Mendoza is its most important Region because it produces almost 80% of its country's grapes that are used for winemaking. Mendoza contains vineyards where you can find popular grape varieties like Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Merlot, Malbec, Sauvignon Blanc, Syrah, Chenin, Ugni Blanc, Torrontés and many more!
Wine has been made in Chile for centuries. Some consumers has turned to Chile for a reliable supply of wines. Chile's vineyards are planted with ungrafted rootstock , a rare phenomenon in modern wine production. This country burst onto the international scene once again offering fruity, oaky Chardonnays and juicy, ripe Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot.
Italy is known worldwide for its broad grape varieties. It contains various wine regions: Tuscany, Piedmont and Veneto are the most significant when quality is taken into consideration. Italy is the home of Chianti, Amarone, Moscato and Prosecco.
France is one of the largest wine producers in the world. It is the source of many grape varieties like Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon and Pinot Noir that are now planted widely. In France, winemaking has been a part of their civilization and they consider it as an art.
Sauvignon Blanc is a variety of white wine grape. It is a green-skinned grape that is originated from the Bordeaux region of France. Sauvignon Blanc has herbaceous flavors like bell pepper, jalapeño, gooseberry and grass tha make it unique from other white wines. These flavors come from aromatic compounds called pyrazines and are the secret to Sauvignon Blanc’s taste.