Wine of the World

Wine Basics By Region - Rutherglen Print

Overview

A region where winemaking has been a family tradition since the 1850's. Fourth, fifth and sixth generation winemakers are now producing outstanding and award winning wines. Crisp whites, rich reds and world famous fortifieds are produced with a unique regional character. Rutherglen is the unchallenged capital of fortified wines, with muscats and tokays from Rutherglen being internationally recognised as one of the world's richest wines.