Welcome to Italian Wine Central

Your first stop for information about the wines of Italy and the developer of the Discovering Italian Wine certificate course and the Italian Wine Professional certification. At this site, you will find detailed descriptions of the many types of wines produced in the hundreds of official wine denominations in Italy, along with basic information about most of the significant Italian grape varieties. Our statistics pages hold a wealth of information about the Italian wine market, from production to exports to consumption. Check out the articles, too, for additional information and stories about Italian wine. And if you want to solidify your knowledge of Italian wine and gain a certification to prove it, we invite you to investigate our online Italian wine education options.