Wine Grapes Database - Quattrocalici

The Grillo Grape Variety

    The Grillo grape is a white berry variety and is mostly grown in Sicily region(s). The Grillo grapes are also widely present in a bigger area which includes Sicily regions as well. The Grillo grape belongs to the Local varieties group. The wine made from the Grillo grapes is straw yellow and its taste is basically grassy, floral, fresh, round.

    Grillo grape

    Grillo Variety main information

      Berry colorwhite berry
      Vine categoryLocal varieties
      Registration year1970
      Authorized provincesBari, Brindisi, Lecce, Taranto
      Authorized regionsSicily

      Grillo ampelographic description

      Leaf descriptors

      medium sized, circular, pentagonal shape, with entire leaf, five lobes.

      Grape descriptors

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

      Berry descriptors

      medium, big, spheroidal shape, thick, medium bloom and with green-yellow skin.

      Grillo Wine Features

      The wine obtained from the Grillo grapes has straw yellow colour. Its taste is grassy, floral, fresh, round.