Wine Grapes Database - Quattrocalici

The Forastera Grape Variety

    The Forastera grape is a white berry variety and is mostly grown in Campania region(s). The Forastera grapes are also widely present in a bigger area which includes Campania, Latium, Sardinia regions as well. The Forastera grape belongs to the Local varieties group. The wine made from the Forastera grapes is straw yellow, clear and its taste is basically dry, fresh, light bodied.

    Forastera grape

    Forastera Variety main information

      Berry colorwhite berry
      Vine categoryLocal varieties
      Registration year1970
      Authorized regionsLatium, Sardinia
      Recommended regionsCampania

      Forastera ampelographic description

      Leaf descriptors

      big sized, circular shape, with three, five lobes.

      Grape descriptors

      loose, medium, cylindrical, funnel-shaped, with 0-1 wing(s).

      Berry descriptors

      medium, ellipsoid shape, thin, medium bloom and with green-yellow skin.

      Forastera Wine Features

      The wine obtained from the Forastera grapes has straw yellow, clear colour. Its taste is dry, fresh, light bodied.