Wine Grapes Database - Quattrocalici

The Malvasia Istriana Grape Variety

    The Malvasia Istriana grape is a white berry variety and is mostly grown in Friuli-Venezia Giulia region(s). The Malvasia Istriana grapes are also widely present in a bigger area which includes Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Veneto regions as well. The Malvasia Istriana grape belongs to the Local varieties group. The wine made from the Malvasia Istriana grapes is straw yellow with golden shade and its taste is basically dry, fruity, floral, round.

    Malvasia Istriana grape

    Malvasia Istriana Variety main information

      Berry colorwhite berry
      Vine categoryLocal varieties
      Vine groupMalvasie
      Registration year1970
      Authorized provincesVerona
      Authorized regionsEmilia-Romagna, Sardinia, Tuscany
      Recommended provinces, , , , , , , ,

      Malvasia Istriana ampelographic description

      Leaf descriptors

      medium sized, pentagonal shape, with entire leaf, three lobes.

      Grape descriptors

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

      Berry descriptors

      medium, spheroidal shape, medium bloom, with visible hilum and with green-yellow skin.

      Malvasia Istriana Wine Features

      The wine obtained from the Malvasia Istriana grapes has straw yellow with golden shade colour. Its taste is dry, fruity, floral, round.