Italian Wine production uses some of the oldest techniques in the world. The country produces a significant variety of different styles with more than 15 different varietals dominating the palates of wine lovers everywhere.
Italy produces more than 30% of the worlds total production. Italian wine is one of the most exported wines with many countries having a significant appetite for the styles that come from this great wine growing / making country. Some of the wine grapes that this old world region is best known for include: Sangiovese, Montepulciano, Trebbiano Toscano, Barbera, Prosecco, Pinot Grigio, Nero d’avola, Vermentino and Nebbiolo.