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The white grape comes from Italy, Synonyms are Bosco Bianco, Bosco Bianco del Genovese and Bosco Bianco di Savona. She is not allowed with the variety Scimiscià (Synonym Genovese) be confused. The late-ripening, high-yielding vine is moderately resistant to bunch rot and False, but prone to Real mildew, She provides amber, light white wines with aromas of nuts, almonds, honey and dried figs. The variety is in Liguria in the DOC wines Cinque Terre and Colline di Levanto authorized. In 2010, 82 hectares of vineyards were reported (Statistics Kym Anderson ).

Bosco - grape and leaf

Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012
Pictures: MIPAAF - National Vine Certification Service

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