The red grape variety comes from Italy, Synonyms are Corvina Grossa, Corvinone, Corvinone and Foglia Glabra, Corvinone Veronese and Cruinon. It may, despite seemingly suggestive synonyms or morphological Similarities do not match the varieties Corbina or (mglw. relatives) Corvina Veronese be confused. The late-ripening, high-yielding vine is prone to falseness mildew, Because of your looseness of It is very suitable for drying the grapes or for Recioto wines, she is in Veneto in the DOCG wines Bardolino and Valpolicella authorized. The variety is cultivated in Italy on 929 hectares with strongly rising tendency (ten years before it was only 88 hectares). In Argentina There is a small stock of one hectare. In 2010, a total of 930 hectares were recorded (Statistics Kym Anderson ).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012
Pictures: MIPAAF - National Vine Certification Service