Top 10 fastest growing ‘alternative’ grapes in Australia

6. Vermentino

vermentino-lgAnother (Franco-)Italian white very much in the same category as Fiano in that it offers a good alternative to Chardonnay in certain areas.

Plantings only rose 30% between 2012 and 2015 to 121ha but production rocketed 119% to 1,842 tonnes.

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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