Varietal Wine Search: Finding wine beyond Google

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When we want to find something nowadays we just Google It.

But Google tends to give us too many results... there must be a smarter way. Here are a few options

Rare grape varieties in Australia

Search Option #1.. it's under your nose

Vinodiversity's list of varieties described on this site is updated frequently. This one's easy. You're nearly there already!

Browse the list of wine varieties described on this site

Option #2 Snoop it out with Snooth

The Snooth Service will find varietal wines and give you names of online distributors and process.
You can read reviews or even add your own.

Just pop your search term into the box below

You can put ii the name of a wine, a variety, a brand, a region of a style of wine>

*Don't forget! When you have done a search put in your location to find nearby physical retailers of the wines.

Option #3 Use auction sites

A note about eBay

eBay is no longer just about selling used stuff from the garage. There are specialist wine merchants using the service as well. Try these

If you want to buy an unusual wine you may be able to find it for sale on Ebay. Some older vintages are often available.

The links below will help you search eBay for wines in the appropriate category.

If you want to see what a particular merchant has available on eBay, please use the links on the right.

Try this Link for

or this one for reds

Option #4 A treasure trove of tasting notes

Gen XY Wines
My friend Graham Hastings has masses of quality tasting notes at
GenXY Wines.
These notes cover the best wines in Australia (and a few from NZ). They are regularly updated and Graham diligently seeks out unusual wine varieties.

Option #5 when all else fails...

Use the Google search box below to search this site and the wider web.

Still can't find it?
Contact me at vinodiversity via this form. I may be able to help.

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Varieties described on this site

Aglianico | Albarino | Aleatico | Alicante Bouchet | Aligote | Aranel | Arneis | Aucerot | Baco noir | Barbera | Bastardo | Biancone | Bianco d'Alessano | Blaufrankisch | Brachetto | Cabernet Franc | Carignan | Carina | Carmenere | Carnelian | Chambourcin | Chasselas | Chenin blanc | Cienna | Cinsaut | Clairette | Colombard | Cortese | Corvina | Counoise | Crouchen | Cygne blanc | Dolcetto | Doradillo | Durif | Fiano | Flora | Fragola | Furmint | Gamay | Garganega | Gewurztraminer | Gouais blanc | Graciano | Grecanico | Greco di Tufo | Grenache | Grenache gris | Grillo | Gruner Veltliner | Harslevelu | Jacquez | Kerner | Lagrein | Lemberger | Lexia |
Malbec | Malian | Malvasia | Marsanne | Marzemino | Mataro | Mavrodaphne | Melon de Bourgogne | (Pinot) Meunier | Mondeuse | Montepulciano | Moscata paradiso | Moscato | | Mourvedre | Muller Thurgau | Muscadelle | Muscat |
Nebbiolo | Negroamaro | Nero d'Avola | Norton | Ondenc | Orange muscat | Palomino | Pedro Ximenez | Petit manseng | Petit Meslier | Petit verdot | Picolit | Picpoul | Pinot blanc | Pinot grigio/gris | Pinotage | Primitivo | Prosecco | Refosco | Riesling | Rondinella | Roussanne | Rubienne | Ruby Cabernet | Sagrantino | Saint Laurent | Sangiovese | Saperavi | Savagnin | Schonburger | Shalistin | Siegerrebe | Souzao | Sylvaner | Taminga | Tannat | Tarrango | Tempranillo | Teroldego | Tinto Cao | Tinta Negra Molle | Torrontes | Touriga | Trincadeira | Trebbiano | Tribidrag | Trollinger | Tyrian | Verdelho | Verduzzo | Vermentino | Villard blanc | Viognier | Zante | Zibibbo | Zinfandel |