• Cabernet Franc

    A dark and often tannic red, usually used for blending but wonderful on its own (26,795 wines)
  • Chardonnay

    From exquisite to tacky, it runs the gamut (184,393 wines)
  • Merlot

    Wildly under-rated by many (55,084 wines)
  • Pinot Noir

    Refined and silky, or earth and tobacco (247,976 wines)
  • Red Blend

    Any blend of primarily red varietals which doesn't fit into one of the traditional blend types. (107,565 wines)
  • Red Rhone Blend

    Complex and diverse, with something for everyone (46,569 wines)
  • Riesling

    Stereotyped as sweet, but there are all types (91,124 wines)
  • Sangiovese

    The classic Italian grape, but not just from Italy (35,677 wines)
  • Sauvignon Blanc

    Crisp and refereshing, with many different styles (54,618 wines)
  • Shiraz (Syrah)

    One of the most powerful and full-bodied reds (39,071 wines)
  • Syrah

    Increasingly popular, and deservedly so (62,962 wines)
  • Zinfandel

    Round and lush, or dark and spicy, Zins rock (45,730 wines)