Expand your taste for some other great White Grapes here such as Viognier : is becoming more popular in the United States. Historically, winemakers in the Rhone area of France where this grape originally comes from added Viognier to their Syrah to bring out a vibrant fruit quality, Gewurztraminer: is a floral, spicy and sometimes sweet wine from Germany, but produced in the USA too. It has a light, crisp acidity and a bold flavor, Semillon: is primarily from the Bordeaux area of France and mainly used for blending into Sauvignon Blanc and making late harvest sweet white wine, Muscat : is from France, but planted all over the world. Most are made into medium-sweet and dessert style table or fortified wines, Chenin Blanc : is a white grape common in the Loire Valley of France. Also known as Steen in South Africa.