Wine Grapes Database - Quattrocalici

The Semillon Grape Variety

    The Semillon grape is a white berry variety and is mostly grown in Tuscany region(s). The Semillon grapes are also widely present in a bigger area which includes Tuscany, Calabria, Latium, Sicily, Tuscany, Umbria, Puglia regions as well. The Semillon grape belongs to the International varieties, Local varieties group. The wine made from the Semillon grapes is straw yellow with golden shade and its taste is basically salty, floral, fruity, fresh.

    Semillon grape

    Semillon Variety main information

      Berry colorwhite berry
      Vine categoryInternational varieties, Local varieties
      Registration year1970
      Authorized provincesBari, Brindisi, Foggia, Lecce, Taranto, Trieste
      Authorized regionsCalabria, Latium, Sicily, Tuscany, Umbria
      Regions under observationEmilia-Romagna

      Semillon ampelographic description

      Leaf descriptors

      medium, big sized, three, five lobes.

      Grape descriptors

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

      Berry descriptors

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

      Semillon Wine Features

      The wine obtained from the Semillon grapes has straw yellow with golden shade colour. Its taste is salty, floral, fruity, fresh.