Wine Grapes Database - Quattrocalici

The Gaglioppo Grape Variety

    The Gaglioppo grape is a Black berry variety and is mostly grown in Calabria region(s). The Gaglioppo grapes are also widely present in a bigger area which includes Calabria, Sicily regions as well. The Gaglioppo grape belongs to the Local varieties group. The wine made from the Gaglioppo grapes is ruby red, intense and its taste is basically vinous, intense, floral, fruity.

    Gaglioppo grape

    Gaglioppo Variety main information

      Berry colorBlack berry
      Vine categoryLocal varieties
      Registration year1970
      Authorized regionsAbruzzo, Calabria, Marche, Sardinia, Sicily, Umbria

      Gaglioppo ampelographic description

      Leaf descriptors

      medium sized, pentagonal shape, with five lobes.

      Grape descriptors

      dense, medium, funnel-shaped, conical, with 1-2 wing(s).

      Berry descriptors

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

      Gaglioppo Wine Features

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