Italy

 

WITH THOUSANDS OF YEARS OF WINEMAKING HISTORY, ITALY IS ONE OF THE LARGEST PRODUCERS OF WINE IN THE WORLD. VINES ARE PLANTED ACROSS THE COUNTRY’S 20 WINE REGIONS, WHICH STRETCH FROM THE SNOW-COVERED MOUNTAINS IN THE NORTH, TO THE SUN-BAKED ISLANDS IN THE SOUTH. WITH A WIDE VARIETY OF STYLES TO CHOOSE FROM, ITALIAN WINES CAN BE ENJOYED ON THEIR OWN, OR PAIRED WITH A HOST OF MEALS.  


Key Regions: Piedmont, Tuscany, Veneto, Abruzzo, Apulia, Sicily

Wine Styles: White, Rosé, Red, Sparkling, Fortified

Key White Grapes: Pinot Grigio, Glera, Moscato, Garganega, Cortese, Arneis, Verdicchio

Key Red Grapes: Sangiovese, Barbera, Nebbiolo, Primitivo, Corvina, Dolcetto, Montepulciano