Wine Grapes Database - Quattrocalici

The Castiglione Grape Variety

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

    Castiglione grape

    Castiglione Variety main information

      Berry colorBlack berry
      Vine categoryIndigenous varieties
      Registration year1970
      Authorized regionsCalabria

      Castiglione ampelographic description

      Leaf descriptors

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

      Grape descriptors

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

      Berry descriptors

      big, ellipsoid shape, thick, medium bloom and with blue-black skin.

      Castiglione Wine Features

      The wine obtained from the Castiglione grapes has ruby red colour. Its taste is vinous, dry, tannic.