Sovna said Nagpur had given a mixed response to the wine trend. "I had trained some wine clubs and societies in last few years here. But certainly the city has shown great interest in all types of wines," she said. Sula vineyards is India's most famous vineyards and is spreading awareness about wine. We conduct many wine training sessions for tastings for hotel staff and guests in various restaurants of the city. In Nagpur too we have conducted many such sessions in different hotels," Sovna added.
Elaborating about the sessions Sovna said they make people aware of the types, varieties, tastes and methods of wine. "There are red, white and sparkling wines. Indians prefer fruity and sweet wines. Everyone of us has a different taste but one this is sure that wine has been picked up in the choice list of connoisseurs," Sovna said. "A matured palate can state quality and elegance of wine, one just have to spend some time with this bottled beauty," she exclaimed.
Here are some interesting information about Indian wines:
Japan is the biggest export country for Indian wines.
- Sula Sauvignon Blanc is highest exported wine of Sula Vineyards, India.
- Rasa (Red Wine), Brut Rose (Sparkling wine), Dindori Reserva Viognier (White Wine), Sula Sauvignon Blanc (White Wine), Dindori Reserva Shiraz are top five brands of Sula.
- While enjoying wine with food, one should take care that food does not overpower the wine and vice-versa.
- Sula does not grow Chardonnay (White grape variety) because it does not match the quality.