White Wine

White wine is a type of wine that is produced from grapes grown in white varieties of grape.

These include Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Riesling, Pinot Gris, and Muscatel.

History Of White Wine

White wine was first produced in France during the late 17th century.

In 1855, the French government passed legislation requiring all wine sold in France to be labeled as either red or white. This law was later extended to other European countries.

Types Of White Wine

There are many types of white wine, the most popular are-

  • Chardonnay
  • Sauvignon blanc
  • Semillon
  • Moscato
  • Pinot grigio
  • Gew├╝rztraminer
  • Riesling

How To Store White Wine

White wines should be stored at room temperature. They will last longer if they are stored in a dark area away from light.

You can drink white wine straight from the bottle or serve it chilled. It pairs well with seafood, poultry, vegetables, and salads.

Health Benefits Of White Wine

White wines contain antioxidants called polyphenols which may help protect against cancer and cardiovascular diseases.