Wine is an alcoholic drink with a vast number of fans all over the world. However, you will be shocked to realize that most of those who enjoy drinking different types of wines have no any information of the origin of that drink. Nevertheless, those who have a lot of information about a particular wine will get more satisfaction when they drink it because they have full trust on wines from a specific country. In this regard, this article presents you with the list of the best wine countries and the specific types of wines they specialize in producing, and it includes the following:
It is beyond doubt that France is the largest wine producing country in the world. In fact, most of the wines in the restaurants, hotels, and so on are from France. However, France specializes in producing Merlot and Grenache wines.
Italy is the second world’s largest wine producing country. It has a vast amount of vineyards. It specializes in producing Sangiovese and Trebbiaon wines.
The largest vineyard acreage in the whole world is found in Spain. Despite this fact, this country produces much lower volumes of wine as compared to the two previous countries. However, they are the leading in producing Airen and Temprenillo wines.
· United States
Almost 90 percent of the wines produced in the United States are from California. Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay are the major types of wines produced in this country.
Argentina’s wine production rate is growing year after year. In fact, it is estimated that it has a highest rate of about 8 percent as per the recent statistics. In this regard, Argentina’s economy depends largely on wine exports. It is expert in producing Melbec and Chardonny wines.
Australia is a wine country, and it relies heavily on wine export market. Much of its wine marketing is done in Asia and Hong Kong. The type of the wines that it produces best is the Shiraz and Chardonny.
German wine is well known for their ‘aromatic white wines’. Most of the wines produced in this country are exported to United Kingdom and US. Müller-Thurgau and Riesling are the major types of wines produced in Germany.
· South Africa
In Africa, this is largest wine producing county. It is well known for Colombard and Chenin Blanc wines.
This country is known for producing a high alcohol desert wine made by combining several varieties of grapes, called the port wine. Other major types of wine from Portugal include Alvarinho and Port grapes.
My list will not be complete without mentioning this country. It is the home of red wine variety. It is endowed with the production of Cabernet and Chardonny wines.
The list of the best wine countries in the world is endless. However, the above stands tall in terms of production output and the fact that many people all over the world like their wines.
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