Wine Grapes Database - Quattrocalici

The Roussanne Grape Variety

    The Roussanne grape is a white berry variety and is mostly grown in Tuscany region(s). The Roussanne grapes are also widely present in a bigger area which includes Tuscany regions as well. The Roussanne grape belongs to the International varieties, Local varieties group. The wine made from the Roussanne grapes is straw yellow, clear and its taste is basically fresh, fruity, light bodied.

    Roussanne grape

    Roussanne Variety main information

      Berry colorwhite berry
      Vine categoryInternational varieties, Local varieties
      Registration year1971
      Authorized regionsTuscany

      Roussanne ampelographic description

      Leaf descriptors

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

      Grape descriptors

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

      Berry descriptors

      small, spheroidal shape, thin, medium bloom and with green-yellow skin.

      Roussanne Wine Features

      The wine obtained from the Roussanne grapes has straw yellow, clear colour. Its taste is fresh, fruity, light bodied.

      Featured Wine appellations for the Roussanne variety

      Appellation nameTypeRegion
      Montecarlo DOCDOCTuscany