The red grape variety comes from Italy
, Synonyms are Bonvino Nero, Cesanese Comune, Cesanese di Affile, Cesanese Nostrano, Nero Ferrigno, Sanguinella and Uva di Affile. According to a non-verifiable hypothesis, it is said to be of ancient variety
Alveola descended. The variety was created by the Italian agronomist Giovanni Soderini
(1526-1596) mentioned under the name Cesenese, which was grown around Florence in Tuscany and in the Lazio region around Acerbi. The name is probably derived from the municipality of Cesano south of Rome. There are two game types Cesanese Comune
(Bonvino Nero) and the higher quality, smaller berry Cesanese di Affile
. Both names are explicitly stated in some DOC / DOC regulations. The late ripening, productive vine is susceptible to real ones mildew
, It produces fruity red wines with velvety tannins and aromas of mulberries and pimento (clove pepper).