Wine is one of the classiest drinks that are much-loved by all. There are lots of people who wouldn’t know about the different varieties and types of wines that are available around the world. A wine lover will be able to make out the difference between a Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon.
If you are new to wines, then don’t be shy to tell us because we are going to educate you about the exquisite Australian wines. If you are throwing a party at your place, you would want to choose an Australian wine for your guests because they will surely love it.
Usually when we go to a wine shop or a general liquor shop, you will find that wines from countries like Australia, Europe and France are kept on separate racks. We would suggest you to pick an Australian wine because they taste amazing and are good for those who are trying to explore and relish the tastiest wines.
However, Australian wines have sub-types too! If you want to find out about the types of exquisite Australian wines, then read on and find out.
Types Of Australian Wines
White wine is very popular across the world but when it is about Australian white wine, you have to go for Chardonnay. Chardonnay is basically a grape variety which was popular in the year 1980 and has still maintained its position.
The Chardonnay’s that are available in other countries are buttery in nature but the Australian Chardonnay isn’t. About the taste, we can tell you that it tastes delicious and you will love the amalgamation of vanilla and oak.The fruity taste will certainly catch your attention and you would want to taste it again and again.
Australian wines are known by grape quality unlike French wines. Shiraz is much-loved by wine lovers, especially the Australian Shiraz. Many people would prefer going for Shiraz wine for special occasions due to its spiciness.
Do you know that Australia’s Shiraz grape is better than any other place in the entire world? And the fact that it tastes awesome with any food – it could be sweet, spicy or sour. If you want to gift your guy a bottle of wine, then an Australian Shiraz is the perfect choice.
Dessert wine is also known as ‘stickies’ in Australia because its texture is sticky and taste is sweet. Dessert wines are supposed to be sweet and so, it tastes great with spicy food. A hint of spiciness and sweetness makes a great meal!
People who do not like too much of sweet may not like it too much. But if you have a sweet tooth, then this is the right wine for you. You will love the honey texture of dessert wines from Australia! The dessert wines or ‘stickies’ are made from grapes like Reisling, Muscat, Semillon or Sauvignon blanc.
Popular Australian Red Wine
Shiraz may be the best Australian red wine but there are other varieties too when it comes to grape type in Australia. Other red wines that are popular in Australia are made from Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon, Barbera, Merlot, Zinfandel and much more.
There are too many variety of grapes in Australia that are used for making Australian wines. Unlike other countries, Australian wines are named after the grape type and not region. Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir and Merlot are a must try!
It could be a getaway with your girlfriend or a small birthday celebration at home – Australian wines are perfect for any occasion. So, choose an exquisite Australian wine for a special occasion and enjoy the good times of life.