Types of Wine Grapes
Wine is made with grapes, but not typical table grapes you’ll find at the grocery. Wine grapes (latin name: Vitis vinifera) have thick skins, are small, sweet, and contain seeds.
There are many different kinds of wine grapes–over a thousand,– but here some common choices you’ll find in the grocery store.
Common Types of Wine
The 8 wines included in this article represent 6 of the 9 styles of wine.
Trying all 8 wines will give you a good example of the potential range of flavors found in all wine.
Each wine listed below also includes alternative varieties that taste similar. So, if you prefer a particular wine, you might also like its alternatives.