Top 10 fastest growing ‘alternative’ grapes in Australia

9. Nero d’Avola

nero davolaSpeaking of a small base, the results for this Sicilian red grape have been similarly impressive.

Registering a 130% increase in planted hectares and 763% in tonnes produced between 2012 and 2015.

To temper that excitement though, hectares still only stand at 77ha and 602 tonnes produced.

4 Responses to “Top 10 fastest growing ‘alternative’ grapes in Australia”

  1. nick kenos says:

    need toprint thenext page

  2. nick kenos says:

    need tempranillo

  3. Paul Chandler says:

    I am surprised Peti Verdo does not get a mention

  4. Dick Friend says:

    Australia has over 170 grape varieties planted for wine production under various different names. Each of the 170+ unique varieties is detailed in the App “Grapes 101”

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