National “Drink Wine” Day
Facts on Wine
- Wine consumption in the United States is approximately 2.73 gallons per capita.
- There are 8,806 wineries in the US, with 3,754 in California.
- Based on taste there are over 1300 types of wine.
- The glasses used to drink wine from differ in shape based on the type of wine.
- The five main types of wine are; red, white, rose, sparkling, and fortified.
- The wine industry is a 13.3 billion dollar industry annually.