Cards of Wine

World Famous Grapes

Grapes are the most cultivated fruit in the world, with many thousands different varieties, but only a few hundred of them are used for wine production. Here are the most famous:


World Varieties 2017

Cabernet Sauvignon
341 000 hectares
Merlot
266 000
Tempranillo
231 000
Airén
218 000
Chardonnay
210 000
Syrah
190 000
Grenache
163 000
Sauvignon Blanc
123 000
Pinot Noir
112 000
Trebbiano
111 000

Grape Anatomy

Grape Anatomy