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Wine Varieties

We have created articles that explain common and not so common wine varieties and answer common questions

If you like these articles you may also enjoy our Wine Knowledge section which tells you in plain English about different characteristics of wine. or browse some of our favourite wineries Mornington Peninsula wineries and Yarra Valley wineries

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Tempranillo in Australia
Australian wine regions|Wine varieties | December 10, 2017
What is Pét-Nat (Pétillant Naturel)?
Uncategorized|Wine knowledge|Wine varieties | November 13, 2017
Fiano in Australia
Australian wine regions|Wine varieties | October 31, 2017
An Introduction to Oregon Pinot Noir
International wine regions|Wine varieties | October 30, 2017
Alternative Varieties in Australia
Australian wine regions|Wine varieties | October 24, 2017
If you like this, try that: Part 2
Wine varieties | October 15, 2017
Nebbiolo in Australia
Wine varieties | October 10, 2017
If you like this, try that: Part 1
Wine varieties | October 8, 2017
Our Favourite Wines for Spring
Top lists|Wine varieties | September 4, 2017
Pinot G: To Gris or Grigio
Wine knowledge|Wine varieties | May 22, 2017
What Is Rosé?
Wine knowledge|Wine varieties | April 4, 2017
What’s the difference between Shiraz and Syrah?
Wine knowledge|Wine varieties | September 15, 2016
Difference Between Pinot Gris and Pinot Grigio?
Wine knowledge|Wine varieties | August 16, 2016
Yarra Valley Sparkling Wines
Wine varieties|Yarra Valley | April 14, 2016
Cool Climate Shiraz
Wine varieties | March 31, 2016
Exotic Grapes in the Mornington Peninsula
Mornington Peninsula|Wine varieties | March 24, 2016
Our Favourite Summer Wines – Mornington
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Adam founded Wine Compass in 2013 after deciding to combine his love of wine & wine tours with his background in digital marketing. He loves exploring wine regions with his wife and daughter in his spare time
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Our Favourite Summer Wines Summer is here, which means plenty of opportunities to rip off the barbeque cover, unfold your picnic rug and maybe even dust off the old stubby coolers. But there’s no need to resign yourself over to beers and ciders just because the weather is hotter; there are plenty of refreshing and…

Mornington Peninsula|Wine varieties | January 22, 2016