Wine varietals and styles

Kick-start your wine education with our essential guides to all of the major wine varietals and styles, which include history, characteristics, where in the world they’re made and how they fit into the Australian wine landscape. From chardonnay to shiraz, and riesling to pinot noir, start your wine journey here.


Explore sauvignon blanc

Sauvignon blanc is a noble white variety with French heritage, its birthplace being the Loire Valley, and its name loosely translates to “wild white”.

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