Wine Grapes Database - Quattrocalici

The Fortana Grape Variety

    The Fortana grape is a Black berry variety and is mostly grown in Emilia-Romagna region(s). The Fortana grapes are also widely present in a bigger area which includes Emilia-Romagna, Lombardy regions as well. The Fortana grape belongs to the Local varieties group. The wine made from the Fortana grapes is ruby red and its taste is basically warm, salty, tannic.

    Fortana grape

    Fortana Variety main information

      Berry colorBlack berry
      Vine categoryLocal varieties
      Registration year1970
      Authorized regionsEmilia-Romagna, Lombardy

      Fortana ampelographic description

      Leaf descriptors

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

      Grape descriptors

      medium, dense, long, funnel-shaped.

      Berry descriptors

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

      Fortana Wine Features

      The wine obtained from the Fortana grapes has ruby red colour. Its taste is warm, salty, tannic.