Wine Grapes Database - Quattrocalici

The Corinto nero Grape Variety

    The Corinto nero grape is a Black berry variety and is mostly grown in Sicily region(s). The Corinto nero grapes are also widely present in a bigger area which includes Sicily regions as well. The Corinto nero grape belongs to the Indigenous varieties group. The wine made from the Corinto nero grapes is ruby red, clear and its taste is basically intense, fruity, spicy, tannic, persistent.

    Corinto nero grape

    Corinto nero Variety main information

      Berry colorBlack berry
      Vine categoryIndigenous varieties
      Registration year1971
      Authorized provincesMessina

      Corinto nero ampelographic description

      Leaf descriptors

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

      Grape descriptors

      loose, medium, conical, with 1-2 wing(s).

      Berry descriptors

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

      Corinto nero Wine Features

      The wine obtained from the Corinto nero grapes has ruby red, clear colour. Its taste is intense, fruity, spicy, tannic, persistent.

      Featured Wine appellations for the Corinto nero variety

      Appellation nameTypeRegion
      Malvasia delle Lipari DOCDOCSicily