What Is Orange Wine?

It’s a category, not a singular wine.

Georgian Orange Wine Made From The Tsolikouri Grape. Tbilisi, Georgia. Photo By Author.

Winemaking Approach

Firstly, what is orange wine?

Wine containing one or more commonly classified white grapes — that undergoes fermentation (conversion of sugar into alcohol) — with a period of prolonged skin contact aka maceration (2+hours to years).

Wine Grapes & Terroir

Aging Vessels

Orange Wine Styles

Founder of GrapeRevival.com, a natural wine & travel brand. I write about life lessons, personal growth, ex-pat life, & wine. Always curious. In Bologna, Italy.

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