Wine Grapes Database - Quattrocalici

The Dolcetto Grape Variety

    The Dolcetto grape is a Black berry variety and is mostly grown in Piedmont, Liguria region(s). The Dolcetto grapes are also widely present in a bigger area which includes Piedmont, Liguria, Lombardy, Abruzzo, Emilia-Romagna, Sardinia, Umbria regions as well. The Dolcetto grape belongs to the Local varieties group. The wine made from the Dolcetto grapes is and its taste is basically dry, soft, round, fruity.

    Dolcetto grape

    Dolcetto Variety main information

      Berry colorBlack berry
      Vine categoryLocal varieties
      Registration year1970
      Authorized regionsAbruzzo, Emilia-Romagna, Liguria, Lombardy, Sardinia, Umbria
      Recommended regionsPiedmont, Aosta Valley

      Dolcetto ampelographic description

      Leaf descriptors

      medium sized, five lobes.

      Grape descriptors

      loose, long, conical, with 1 wing(s).

      Berry descriptors

      medium, spheroidal shape, thin, medium bloom and with blue-black skin.

      Dolcetto Wine Features

      The wine obtained from the Dolcetto grapes has colour. Its taste is dry, soft, round, fruity.