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The continent of Europe comprises 47 countries with 10,530,000 square kilometres, which corresponds to around 7% of the world's total land area and has a population of around 800 million. Almost all countries grow grapes or at least grapes for the production of table grapes, grape juice or sultanas. These are Albania, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Denmark, Germany, England (see also Great Britain), Estonia, Finland, France, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Croatia, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Moldavia (see also under Bessarabia), Montenegro, the Netherlands, North Macedonia, Northern Ireland, Norway, Austria, Poland, Portugal (including the Azores and Madeira), Romania, Russia (partly in Asia), San Marino, Scotland, Sweden, Switzerland, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain (including the Canary Islands), the Czech Republic, Turkey (mostly in Asia), Ukraine (including the Crimean peninsula), Hungary, Wales, Belarus and Cyprus.

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The world's largest Lexicon of wine terms.

26,343 Keywords · 46,933 Synonyms · 5,323 Translations · 31,677 Pronunciations · 199,071 Cross-references
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