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You want to learn about wine from the wine grapes you love to the wine grapes you have never heard about. These are the wine varietals found around the world in vineyards big and small. If you love Barolo where does the grape come from? You enjoy Shiraz, what goes well with it?

 At Buywine.com we aim to help you connect with the grapes that you love and the wine that you have yet to discover. Wine is about social interaction and knowledge as well as fun and discovery.

Ready your taste buds for a journey into stimulating flavors and palate-pleasing wine and food pairings. Get ready to sample varietals in your mind's eye and take the wine adventure of your dreams. 

The "Varietals/Wines" section is a place where knowledgeable wine people can sharpen their skills, or the novice can "dive-in" and begin educating themselves on the many different varietals around the world. Our explanation and pronunciation make it easy to comprehend, and you will find informative facts and tips in this section.

The" Varietals/Wines" section describes what type of Wine it is, where it's from, and what food it best pairs with. You will definitely increase your knowledge of varietals, and find it easy to learn while having fun.

These pages are an excellent source of knowledge for anyone starting their wine education or for the well-rounded astute wine aficionado that would like to sharpen their wealth of knowledge.

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  • Aglianico (Ahl-yan'-ee-co)

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    Red | Italy

    What is the Aglianico wine grape and what food do you pair it with?  Pairing options: options: such as Pheasant, Wild

  • Alicante Bouschet (Al-uh-con'tay Boo-shay')

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    Red | France

    What is the Alicante Bouschet wine grape and what food do you pair it with? Pairing options: Ratatouille, Dry Jack cheese, Gouda, Jarlsberg, Braised Chicke

  • Albarino (Al-ba-reen'-yo)

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    White | Spain

    What is the Albarino wine grape and what food do you pair it with?  Pairing options: Cod, Sole, Cajun Seafood, Ceviche, Chorizo, Crab (A

  • Aleatico (Ahl-yah'-tee-co)

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    Red | Italy

    What is the Aleatico wine grape and what food do you pair it with?  Pairing options: Smoked Bacon Wrapped Sausage, Beef

  • Barolo (Ba-roll'-lo)

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    Red | Italy

    What is the Barolo wine grape and what food do you pair it with?    Pairing options: 

  • Beaujolais (Bo'-zho-lay)

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    Red | France

    What is the Beaujolais wine grape and what food do you pair it with?    Pairing options: Stewed Beef, Bacon, Charcute

  • Blaufränkisch (Blau-frenk'-ish)

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    Red | Germany

    What is the Blaufränkisch wine grape and what food do you pair it with?    Pairing options: 

  • Brunello (Brew-nel'-lo)

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    Red | Italy

    What is the Brunello wine grape and what food do you pair it with?    Pairing options: 

  • Canaiolo (Kah'-nay-Yo'-loh)

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    Red | Italy

    Pairing options : Grilled Beef, Braised Lamb, Osso Buco, Risotto with shaved Parmesan, Mushrooms, Wild Turkey, Venison

  • Chablis (Shab-lee')

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    White | France

    Pairing options : Goat Cheese, Clams, Roasted Chicken, Avocado, Light Butter Sauces,Dover Sole (White Fish) Halibut, Mussels, Oysters, Seafood Risotto,

  • Chasselas (Shass'-la)

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    White | Switzerland

    Pairing options : Dried Apricots, Asian Cuisine, Grilled Chicken, Corn, Hazelnuts, Dried Peaches, Braised Pork with Pineappl

  • Chelois (Shel'- Wah)

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    Red | France

    Pairing options : Lean Beef, Braised Chicken, Roasted Duck, Eggplant, Lamb, Mushroom Risotto, Grilled Salmon, Pesto, Jambalay

  • Chenin Blanc (Shay'-nan Blawn)

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    White | France

    Pairing options : Sauteed Chicken, Grilled Fish, Polenta, Wild Mushroom Risotto, Seered Salmon, Butternut Squash, Tu

  • Colombard (Coll'-um-bar)

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    White | France

    Pairing options : Antipasto, Tart Green Apples, Goat Cheese, Muenster Cheese, Fried Chicken, Poached White Fish, Garlic, F

  • Cinsaut / Cinsault (San'-so)

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    Red | France

    Pairing options : Bacon, Barbecued Beef, Hamburgers, Chili, Empanadas, Fajitas, Tandoori Lamb, Braised Lamb, Mushrooms

  • Étraire de la Dui / Étraire (Ay-trair' duh lah Dwee)

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    Red | France

    Pairing options : Blue cheese, Blackened Chicken, Charcuterie, Red Sauce Pasta, Mexican Cuisine such as Burr

  • Dolcetto (Dole-chet'-toe)

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    Red | Italy

    Pairing options : Baked Penne Pasta with tomato sauce and Chorizo, Lasagna, Braised Beef Tenderloin, Burrata Cheese, Provolone, Aged

  • Folle Blanche (Fall Blawnsh)

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    White | France

    Pairing options : Chicken Salad, Chives, Baked Halibut, Mushrooms, Rabbit, Scallops, Shrimp & Prawns, Thai Cuisine, Roasted

  • Grenache Blanc (Gren-nash' Blawnk)

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    White | France

    Pairing options : Dried Apricots, Asian Cuisine, Grilled Chicken, Corn, Hazelnuts, Dried Peaches, Braised Por

  • Gruner Veltliner (Groo'-ner Velt-leen'-eer)

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    White |

    Pairing options : Asparagus, Ceviche, Scallops, Wiener Schnitzel, Veal, Green Beans, Brussel Sprouts, Shellfish, Sushi, Sword