Wine Grapes Database - Quattrocalici

The Franconia Grape Variety

    The Franconia grape is a Black berry variety and is mostly grown in Friuli-Venezia Giulia region(s). The Franconia grapes are also widely present in a bigger area which includes Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Veneto, Lombardy regions as well. The Franconia grape belongs to the Local varieties group. The wine made from the Franconia grapes is ruby red, intense and its taste is basically fruity, floral, round.

    Franconia grape

    Franconia Variety main information

      Berry colorBlack berry
      Vine categoryLocal varieties
      Registration year1970
      Authorized provincesTrento, Venezia
      Authorized regionsFriuli-Venezia Giulia, Lombardy
      Recommended provinces

      Franconia ampelographic description

      Leaf descriptors


      Grape descriptors

      long, funnel-shaped, cylindrical, with 1-2 wing(s).

      Berry descriptors

      medium, bigthick, medium bloom and with blue-black skin.

      Franconia Wine Features

      The wine obtained from the Franconia grapes has ruby red, intense colour. Its taste is fruity, floral, round.