Wine Regions

Below is information on the main wine producing countries of the world and the different regions within each country.

France

 
Regions: Bordeaux, Vin De Pays, Loire, Burgundy, Alsace, Sancerre, Rhone Valley, Languedoc-Rousillon.
Notes: Main Grape Varieties:
Red: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Pinot Noir, Semillon, Gamay, Syrah, Grenache
White: Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Chenin Blanc,Gewurztraminer, Riesling 
 
     

Italy

 
Regions: Piedmont, Veneto, Tuscany, Puglia
Notes: Main Grape Varieties:
Red: Nebbiolo, Barbera, Sangiovese
White: Pinot Grigio, Verdicchio 
 
     

Portugal

   
Regions: Douro, Dao, Alentejo, Vinho Verde  
Notes:    
     

Spain

 
Regions: Rioja, Catalunya, Navarra, La Mancha, Ribera del Duero, Valdepenas, Valencia
Notes: Main Grape Varieties:
Red: Tempranillo, Grenache
   

Germany

 
Regions: Mosel, Rheingau, Pfalz
Notes:  
   

South Africa

 
Regions: Western Cape, Stellenbosch
Notes: Main Grape Varieties:

Red: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot

White: Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Chenin Blanc

   

Australia

 
Regions: Barossa Valley, Hunter Valley, Adelaide Hills, Eden Valley, Clare Valley, McLaren Vale, Limestone Coast, Coonawarra
Notes: Main Grape Varieties:
Red: Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz
White: Chardonnay, Semillon 
 
   

New Zealand

 
Regions: Hawkes Bay, Gisborne, Martinborough, Marlborough, Central Otago
Notes: Main Grape Varieties:
Red: Pinot Noir
White: Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay 
 
     

Chile

 
Regions: Casablanca, Central Valley (Maipo, Rapel)
Notes: Main Grape Varieties:
Red: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Carmenere.
White: Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc 
 
     

Argentina

 
Regions: Mendoza, Cafayate
Notes: Main Grape Varieties:
Red: Malbec, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot
White: Torrontes, Chardonnay
     

USA

 
Regions: California, Oregon, Washington State
Notes:

Main Grape Varieties:
Red: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Pinot Noir, Zinfandel, Merlot
White: Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc