black grape variety


shiraz (Australia, South Africa)


late budding

wind sensitive

susceptible to botrytis bunch rot

prone to reduction


deep colour

medium to high acidity

medium to high tannins

medium to high alcohol

medium to full body

medium to pronounced intensity

plum, violet, black pepper


The North, Argentina

Cuyo, Argentina

New South Wales, Australia

Queensland, Australia

South Australia, Australia

Victoria, Australia

Western Australia, Australia

British Columbia, Canada

Coquimbo, Chile

Aconcagua, Chile

Central Valley, Chile

Languedoc-Roussillon, France

Provence, France

Northern Rhône Valley, France

Southern Rhône Valley, France


Upper Pannon, Hungary

Sicily, Italy

Tuscany, Italy

Alentejano, Portugal

Algarve, Portugal

Lisboa, Portugal

Tejo, Portugal

South Africa

Andalusia, Spain

Catalonia, Spain

Navarre, Spain

Valais, Switzerland

Far North California, United States

North Coast California, United States

Central Coast California, United States

Southern California, United States

Inland Valleys, United States

Sierra Foothills, United States

Oregon, United States

Washington, United States

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