Monthly Archives: January 2021

  1. Wine Statistics Around The World

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    Wine has been a popular beverage for thousands of years and is a truly global product. However, despite the global popularity of wine, winemaking styles and flavors vary dramatically from different regions.

    For those reasons, here’s a look at some of the most important global wine statistics and the countries with the top production.

    General Wine Statistics

    The Top 10 Producing Wine Countries

    The top 10 producing wine countries in the world are:

    • Italy
    • France
    • Spain
    • United States
    • Argentina
    • Chile
    • Australia
    • China
    • Germany
    • South Africa

    Is The Wine Industry Growing?

    The wine industry has enjoyed steady growth over the past several decades and is predicted to maintain a growth rate of four to eight percent in 2020 and beyond.

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  2. What is Champagne & How It Differs From Sparkling Wine

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    If you’re preparing for a dinner party or elegant event, a bright and festive wine is probably on your list.

    But what’s the difference between sparkling wine and champagne? Or are they the same thing?

    While sparkling wine and champagne are often used interchangeably, there is a difference between the two drinks, and you don't want to use the wrong term around a wine specialist.

    Here’s everything you need to know about the two drinks and how they differ.

    Sparkling Wine vs. Champagne—What’s the Difference?

    Sparkling wine is an umbrella term, and champagne is included under that umbrella. In other words, all champagnes are sparkling wines, though it is only one of many types of sparkling wines. For example, prosecco, cremant, and cava are also types of sparkling wines.

    Champagne 

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