Wine Grapes Database - Quattrocalici

The Guardavalle Grape Variety

    The Guardavalle grape is a white berry variety and is mostly grown in Calabria region(s). The Guardavalle grapes are also widely present in a bigger area which includes Calabria regions as well. The Guardavalle grape belongs to the Indigenous varieties group. The wine made from the Guardavalle grapes is straw yellow and its taste is basically intense, full bodied.

    Guardavalle grape

    Guardavalle Variety main information

      Berry colorwhite berry
      Vine categoryIndigenous varieties
      Registration year1970
      Authorized regionsCalabria

      Guardavalle ampelographic description

      Leaf descriptors

      medium sized, pentagonal shape, with five lobes.

      Grape descriptors

      medium, dense, medium, conical, cylindrical, with 1 wing(s).

      Berry descriptors

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

      Guardavalle Wine Features

      The wine obtained from the Guardavalle grapes has straw yellow colour. Its taste is intense, full bodied.

      Featured Wine appellations for the Guardavalle variety

      Appellation nameTypeRegion
      Bivongi DOCDOCCalabria