Wine Grapes Database - Quattrocalici

The Vermentino Grape Variety

    The Vermentino grape is a white berry variety and is mostly grown in Liguria, Tuscany, Sardinia region(s). The Vermentino grapes are also widely present in a bigger area which includes Liguria, Tuscany, Abruzzo, Latium, Marche, Sicily, Umbria regions as well. The Vermentino grape belongs to the Local varieties group. The wine made from the Vermentino grapes is and its taste is basically dry, fruity, round.

    Vermentino grape

    Vermentino Variety main information

      Berry colorwhite berry
      Vine categoryLocal varieties
      SynonymesFavorita, Pigato
      Registration year1970
      Authorized provincesBari, Brindisi, Foggia, Lecce, Taranto
      Authorized regionsAbruzzo, Latium, Liguria, Marche, Sicily, Tuscany, Umbria
      Recommended regionsSardinia

      Vermentino ampelographic description

      Leaf descriptors

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

      Grape descriptors

      medium, loose, medium, conical, cylindrical, with 0-1 wing(s).

      Berry descriptors

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

      Vermentino Wine Features

      The wine obtained from the Vermentino grapes has colour. Its taste is dry, fruity, round.