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Home | Red Varieties

Red Grape Varieties

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Red Grape Varieties A-Z

Cabernet Sauvignon - The King of the Wine World?
Cabernet Sauvignon whether in the eyes of critics, economic contribution, reputation, or viticultural awards, has become the world's most well-known grape variety. Grown in most of the major wine prod . . . keep reading
Merlot - Cabernet Sauvignon's Fruitier Brother
With origins in the Bordeaux region, Merlot is the second most planted red grape in the world. The varietal is the main component of the blends emanating from the southwest area in France where it has solidified its standing as a world class grape. Merlot has spread throughout the world and has made its mark on several wine growing areas. Although it may trail Cabernet Sauvignon in terms of popularity, Merlot remains one of the wine world's most important varietals. . . . keep reading

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