Europe makes around two thirds of the world’s wine. In 2014 year global production is hit around 271 million hectolitres, or 27.1 billion litres.
Staggeringly, Europe’s top three producers make between them nearly half of the global total and around 80 percent of the continent's wine.
This year has actually been a difficult one for wineries thanks largely to climatic hazards, with France and Germany two of the very few countries to experience a growth in production.
Here is a rundown of the top 10 from Europe.