Most notably known as "Syrah". A grape varietal, used in the production of red wine, originating in the Rhône region of France. Also grown in Australia, South Africa, and the United States. Vinified as a 100% varietal in Côte-Rotie, Hermitage, and other Rhône regional red wines and blended with Grenache, Cabernet Sauvignon, Zinfandel, and Cabernet Sauvignon varietals. Syrah is one of thirteen grape varietals allowed in Châteauneuf-du-Pape wines.