Cheers! 9 Lesser-Known Wine Regions Around the World
on 05/07/10 at 7:57 pmWine
Napa, Sonoma, Bordeaux, Tuscany… yeah, yeah, you’ve heard about all of them. But with a blossoming number of people interested in alternative vino across the globe, and the recession encouraging consumers to try cheaper, less notable brands, many boutique wine regions are sprouting up—and in some very unexpected places. While a few of these regions are growing wine grapes for the first time, many others already have a rich history of traditional winemaking that’s only now gaining the respect of international wine drinkers.