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Vernaccia di San Gimignano

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The Vernaccia di San Gimignano Grape Variety

    The Vernaccia di San Gimignano grape is a white berry variety and is mostly grown in Tuscany region(s). The Vernaccia di San Gimignano grapes are also widely present in a bigger area which includes Tuscany regions as well. The Vernaccia di San Gimignano grape belongs to the Local varieties group. The wine made from the Vernaccia di San Gimignano grapes is straw yellow with golden shade and its taste is basically dry, salty, intense, fruity.

    Vernaccia di San Gimignano grape

    Vernaccia di San Gimignano Variety main information

      Berry colorwhite berry
      Vine categoryLocal varieties
      Vine groupVernacce
      Registration year1970
      Authorized regionsLatium, Sardinia, Sicily, Tuscany, Umbria

      Vernaccia di San Gimignano ampelographic description

      Leaf descriptors

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

      Grape descriptors

      medium, dense, long, funnel-shaped, with 0-1 wing(s).

      Berry descriptors

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

      Vernaccia di San Gimignano Wine Features

      The wine obtained from the Vernaccia di San Gimignano grapes has straw yellow with golden shade colour. Its taste is dry, salty, intense, fruity.

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