• Cabernet Franc

    A dark and often tannic red, usually used for blending but wonderful on its own (25,807 wines)
  • Chardonnay

    From exquisite to tacky, it runs the gamut (179,198 wines)
  • Merlot

    Wildly under-rated by many (53,952 wines)
  • Pinot Noir

    Refined and silky, or earth and tobacco (240,410 wines)
  • Red Blend

    Any blend of primarily red varietals which doesn't fit into one of the traditional blend types. (103,642 wines)
  • Red Rhone Blend

    Complex and diverse, with something for everyone (45,223 wines)
  • Riesling

    Stereotyped as sweet, but there are all types (89,502 wines)
  • Sangiovese

    The classic Italian grape, but not just from Italy (34,587 wines)
  • Sauvignon Blanc

    Crisp and refereshing, with many different styles (52,972 wines)
  • Shiraz (Syrah)

    One of the most powerful and full-bodied reds (38,434 wines)
  • Syrah

    Increasingly popular, and deservedly so (61,230 wines)
  • Zinfandel

    Round and lush, or dark and spicy, Zins rock (44,399 wines)