The 18 Noble Grapes

If you’re not quite ready for the 10,000 plus grapes in our last Fun Fact of the Day then maybe you can start with the 18 Noble Grapes. As quoted by the winefolly.com article below: ‘Noble grapes are also known as International Varieties which are grape varieties that are widely planted in most of the major wine producing regions and have widespread appeal’.

The 18 listed here represent the main wine varieties available in Red and White. It doesn’t include Rose, Sparkling or Sweet Wines. But it should be enough to be going on with for now.

For those of you who’d like to know: yes we have tried wine made from all 18 of the noble grapes.

Click on the image below to read the full article by winefolly.com.

Image by winefolly.com

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