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Alexander Valley Winegrowers

Anderson Valley

Interprofession Des Appellations Cidricoles (IDAC)

Interprofessional association of cider-based controlled appellations represents 300 estates and houses specializing in the production of Calvados, Pommeau, ciders and perries.


Photos, common name, synonyms, and other information about the agave genera in the Agavaceae family

Alsace Wine Net

Per Warfvinge's site detailing the appellations, terroirs, grapes, villages, wine producers, vintages, and history of Alsace.

Amador Vintners Association

American Viticultural Area (AVA) Map Explorer

Use the Map Explorer to view the boundaries of all established and proposed AVAs. The Map Explorer has information about each AVA, including its state and county, when it was established, what other AVAs it contains or is within, and a link to its codified official boundary description. You can even plot an address on the Map Explorer to see if that location is within an AVA. You can also download "shapefiles" for the various AVAs, which you can use with geographic information system (GIS) software.

American Viticultural Areas

Appellation America

Information about every winery, grape varietal, and appellation in North America


France's oldest spirit

Asolo Prosecco Superiore

Association of German Sparkling Wine


Bourgogne (Burgundy)


Armagnac Interprofessional


Cognac Interprofessional


Inter Beaujolais

Bennett Valley Grape Growers

Bordeaux Office of Tourism


Bordeaux-based company focusing on the negociant-trade of Grands Crus

Calamuchita Valley in Córdoba

Famiglia Furfaro is the first winery in Villa Ciudad Parque

Calaveras Winegrape Alliance

Cap Classique Producers Association

Carneros Wine Alliance

Centre de Recherche Viti-vinicole Insulaire

The CRVI promotes wines from Corsica by researching its autochthonous grape varieties, studying the impact of its terroirs, and recommending appropriate viticulture and winemaking technologies.

Champagne Bureau, USA

Champagne Special Club (Le Club Trésors de Champagne)

Each wine maker must make their champagnes entirely in his, or her, own premises and cellars. Furthermore the champagne must be made exclusively from grapes harvested in his, or her, own vineyards. Each champagne is subject to two blind tastings (once at the still wine stage before bottling and again after 3 years ageing in bottle) by a panel of passionate and distinguished oenologists and wine makers.

Chateau Ventenac

Southern France


Unofficial grand cru for vin jaune (late-harvest savagnin) in 62cl clavelin bottles

Chilean Pisco

Represents Chile pisco producers. Chile Pisco is usually double-distilled via pot stills and sometimes aged in wood. It may be a pomace brandy but many versions are produced using wine. The main grapes are Moscatel (Muscat of Alexandria), Moscatel Rosado, Pedro Jimenez, Moscatel de Austria (Torrontes Sanjuanino), and Torntel (Moscatel Amarillo, a Paix X Muscat of Alexandria cross). The Elqui Valley of Coquimbo is the premier zone.


Sacramento, Yolo, Solano counties in California

Climats of Burgundy

Amazing interactive map of the Côte-d'Or


Agave-based spirit produced from the aguamie of the maguey Comiteco (agave Atrovirens Haw), native to the region around the city of Comitán de Domínguez, Chiapas

Confédération Nationale des AOC (CNAOC)

The National Confederation of Producers of Wine and Brandies of Wine with Appellations of Controlled Origin brings together all the wine-making syndicates of the French appellation.

Conseil des Vins du Medoc

Côtes de Bordeaux

El Dorado Winery Association


Italy’s interprofessional; PDF maps of Italian appellations

Foods and Wines from Spain

DO & IGP Maps for food and wine, Glossaries for food and wine

For The Love of Port

French Syndicates and Interprofessional Wine Committees


Fédération Nationale des Producteurs et Élaborateurs
de Crémant

Fédération des Grands Vins de Bordeaux (FGVB)


Oldest producer of Asti

German Wine Institute

Greek Wines, Grapes, and Tourism

Information about Greek producers, wineries, varieties, and wines. Excellent list of wine legislation and organizations.

Grupo Rioja

Grupo de Empresas Vinícolas de Rioja (Rioja Wine Company Group) is a business association that joins more than fifty ageing wineries of the Rioja Appellation of Origin of all sizes and characteristics which represent approximately two thirds of Rioja wine sales. It is the successor of Grupo de Criadores y Exportadores de Rioja and the Asociación de Empresas de la Zona Vinícola Rioja.

Happy Canyon of Santa Barbara

History of Wine Texts

Sean Thackery's Archeology of Pleasures

Hungarian Wines

22 Wine Regions, 29 Grapes (22 W, 7 B) , Wines, Producers, Vocabulary, Publications, Statistics

Independent Winegrowers of Languedoc-Roussillon


Instituto dos Vinhos do Douro e Porto


Middle Loire

Interprofessional Association Sudvinbio

Formerly called Interprofessional Association of Organic Wines of Languedoc-Roussillon (AIVB-LR), the association was renamed Sudvinbio in 2012.

Italian Trade Commission

PDO/PGI Pasta, Salumi, Cheese, Olive Oil

Kikelet Winery

Tokaj Kikelet pince (cellar) run by Stéphanie and Zsolt Berecz in Tarcal since 2002


Sacramento, San Joaquin

Loire Valley Interactive Map

Information about the wines and wineries of France's Loire Valley

Loire Valley Key Figures 2020

Economie du Vignoble du Val de Loire – Les Chiffres Clés 2020 – Interloire / BIVC

Loire Valley Soil Map

Loire Valley Wines

Easy to navigate website with Loire appellation details such as vineyard area, varietals, growing practices, yield, soil, climate, history, and tasting notes.

L’Associazione Produttori del Ruchè di Castagnole Monferrato DOCG

Protects and promotes the Ruchè denomination (seven municipalities of Asti: Castagnole Monferrato, Montemagno, Grana, Portacomaro, Refrancore, Scurzolengo and Viarigi)

Mendocino County

Monterey County

Musée des Boissons

Alphabetical list of quality wine appellations in France

The Museum of Drinks includes all drinks (water, fruit juice, coffee, infusion, chocolate, cider, wine, beer, spirits, etc.) .

Napa Valley Vintners

New Zealand Winegrowers

Northwest Wine Coalition

Washington, Oregon, Idaho

Organic Champagne Association

Paso Robles Wine Country

Pine Mountain-Cloverdale Peak

Placer County Wine & Grape Association

Ramona Valley Vineyard Association

Rockpile Grape Growers Association

Russian River Valley Winegrowers

SA Wine Industry Trust

San Antonio Valley Vintners

San Diego County Vintners Association

San Luis Obispo County

Santa Barbara County

Santa Cruz Mountains Winegrowers

Santa Lucia Highlands

Santa Maria Valley Wine Country

Santa Ynez Wine County Association

Scotch Whisky Industry Review

Servicio Autónomo de la Propiedad Intelectual (SAPI)

In 2003, SAPI created the rum Denominación de Origen Ron de Venezula.


Denominations of Origin "Jerez-Xeres-Sherry", "Manzanilla-Sanlucar de Barrameda", "Vinagre de Jerez" (Sherry Vinegar)

Sonoma County Vintners

Sonoma County Winegrape Commission

Sonoma V. Vintners & Growers Alliance

Sta. Rita Hills Winegrowers Alliance

Sud de France


Syndicat General de Vignerons de Cham.


Provides winegrowers with data regarding each soil type and its best match to grape variety


French wine, beverages, cheese, food, maps, appellations

Temecula Valley Winegrowers Assoc.

The Consejo Regulador del Brandy de Jerez

The Languedoc Roussillon Region

The Madeira Wine Guide

Archive of website by Dr. Wolf Peter Reutter

The wines of CdP and Southern Rhone

Total Croatian Wine

Tribidrag, Crljenak kaštelanski, Zinfandel


Union of Grands Crus are owners of Bordeaux estates who meet 50,000 or so professionals and wine lovers each year

Union of Champagne Houses

Ventura Country Wine Trail


Spanish wine


American Viticultural Area (AVA) maps of California, Oregon, and Washington

Vino del Sol

Wine education for Argentina, California, and Chile and sake education for Japan

Vins d'Alsace

Directory of Alsatian wine growers and regions
Excellent aerial, IGN (Institut géographique national), and openstreet maps of Alsace wine appellations and soils with 360° views.

Viticultural Assoc. Santa Cruz Mountains

Washington Wine Commission

Washington Wine Report

Sean P. Sullivan's Washington Wine Report is an on-line publication dedicated to the wines and wineries of the Pacific Northwest, aiming to help you select Northwest wines at a variety of price levels; to keep you up-to-date about the area's wineries, vineyards, and individuals; to help you plan trips to wine country; and to connect you to the larger wine community.

West Sonoma Coast Vintners

Wine Folly Wine Region Guides

Guides for several regions are available including Argentina, Bordeaux, Napa Valley, and Walla Walla Valley. Information includes Wines, Wineries, Terroir, History, Region, and Travel. A great educational resource.

Wine Regions & Appellations

Wine Road

Sonoma Country Winery Maps

Winegrowers of Dry Creek Valley

Wines and Vines of France

Very nice guides to vineyards, grape varieties, appellations, food and wine pairing, aperitifs, digestifs, crémants, beers and spirits

Wines of Argentina (WOFA)

Wines of Georgia

All about Georgian wines

Wines of Great Britain (WineGB)

Wines of Great Britain is the national association for the English and Welsh wine industry. Its mission is to to establish Great Britain as one of the world’s great quality wine regions.

Wines of Portugal

Food, Wine Regions, and Wine Grapes of Portugal

Wines of South Africa

WOSA represents all South African producers of wine who export their products

Wines of Southwest France

Wines of the Rhone Valley

Yorkville Highlands

Österreichische Traditionsweingüter (ÖTW)

A group of vintners formed the Traditional Austrian Wineries association in 1992 to classify the most significant Crus in the Danube region based on the logical consequence of their centuries old wine-history. Includes maps of Erste Lage vineyards.

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