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Known as Mourvèdre in "old world" growing regions and as Mataro is "new world" regions- Mourvèdre is grown in many regions of the world. It is a favourite in France and is found in classic Rhone blends. Mourvèdre is a prominent grape in popular "GSM" blends (Grenache, Syrah, Mourvèdre) from France and Australia. Mourvèdre wines are known for their good fruit, high tannins, deep colour and big body. Wines featuring with Mourvèdre will pair well with any red meat dishes.
Due to the popularity of Australian wines this grape is now probably better known to most wine drinkers as Shiraz, however in France (its original home) and most growing regions of the world it is still known as Syrah. While largely a blending grape in the Rhone region wines of France, most other growing regions feature Shiraz on its own. Look for nice berry flavours with a lively spiciness- very enjoyable.
Australia is a 'New World' growing region that made Syrah more famously known as Shiraz. Australia started the trend of producing single varietal wines featuring grapes traditionally blended by ‘Old World’ winemakers. Typically full bodied wines with good fruit.
Dry wines like Cabernet and Pinot Grigio have no perceptible amount of sweetness to the drinker and will often be detected as having a drying character in the mouth.
The big wines that can stand on their own. Often premium wines with higher tannins, alcohol levels and oaking levels as they all factor in a bigger tasting wine.
Most red wines will have at least a medium oak level as it is an expected part of the taste of a red wine.