Wine Grapes Database - Quattrocalici

The Albarossa Grape Variety

    The Albarossa grape is a Black berry variety and is mostly grown in Piedmont region(s). The Albarossa grapes are also widely present in a bigger area which includes Piedmont, Liguria regions as well. The Albarossa grape belongs to the Indigenous varieties group. The wine made from the Albarossa grapes is ruby red, intense and its taste is basically vinous, spicy, full bodied.

    Albarossa grape

    Albarossa Variety main information

      Berry colorBlack berry
      Vine categoryIndigenous varieties
      Registration year1977
      Authorized regionsLiguria, Piedmont

      Albarossa ampelographic description

      Leaf descriptors

      medium, small sized, pentagonal shape, with five lobes.

      Grape descriptors

      medium, dense, medium, funnel-shaped, with 1 wing(s).

      Berry descriptors

      small, ellipsoid shape, thin, medium bloom and with dark red-purple skin.

      Albarossa Wine Features

      The wine obtained from the Albarossa grapes has ruby red, intense colour. Its taste is vinous, spicy, full bodied.

      Featured Wine appellations for the Albarossa variety

      Appellation nameTypeRegion
      Piemonte DOCDOCPiedmont