New World

New World

New World wines are those wines produced outside the traditional wine-growing areas of Europe and the Middle East, in particular from ArgentinaAustraliaCanadaChileNew ZealandSouth Africa and the United States. The phrase connotes a distinction between these "New World" wines and those wines produced in "Old World" countries with a long-established history of wine production – most notably, France, Italy, Germany, Spain and Portugal.