Wine Grapes Database - Quattrocalici

The Sauvignon blanc Grape Variety

    The Sauvignon blanc grape is a white berry variety and is mostly grown in Friuli-Venezia Giulia region(s). The Sauvignon blanc grapes are also widely present in a bigger area which includes Trentino-Alto Adige, Veneto, Abruzzo, Calabria, Emilia-Romagna, Latium, Liguria, Lombardy, Marche, Molise, Piedmont, Sardinia, Sicily, Tuscany, Umbria regions as well. The Sauvignon blanc grape belongs to the International varieties group. The wine made from the Sauvignon blanc grapes is straw yellow and its taste is basically salty, floral, grassy, fruity, round.

    Sauvignon blanc grape

    Sauvignon blanc Variety main information

      Berry colorwhite berry
      Vine categoryInternational varieties
      Registration year1970
      Authorized provincesBolzano
      Authorized regionsAbruzzo, Calabria, Emilia-Romagna, Latium, Liguria, Lombardy, Marche, Molise, Piedmont, Sardinia, Sicily, Tuscany, Umbria
      Provinces under observationRovigo, Verona
      Regions under observationBasilicata
      Recommended provinces, , , , , , , , , , , , ,

      Sauvignon blanc ampelographic description

      Leaf descriptors

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

      Grape descriptors

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

      Berry descriptors

      medium, bigthick, medium bloom, speckled and with green-yellow skin.

      Sauvignon blanc Wine Features

      The wine obtained from the Sauvignon blanc grapes has straw yellow colour. Its taste is salty, floral, grassy, fruity, round.