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Synonym (also Tocai Friulano) for the grape variety Sauvignonasse; look there.

The white grape comes from Southwest France; the name means "Sauvignon-like". Synonyms are grouped alphabetically by country Sauvignon Vert ( Chile ); Blanc Doux, Sauvignon de la Correze, Sauvignon Gros Grain, Sauvignon Vert ( France ); Friulano, Malaga, Occhio di Gatto, Tai, Tai Bianco, Tocai, Tocai Friulano, Tocai Italico, Trebbianello, Tuchi ( Italy ); Zeleni Sauvignon ( Slovenia ).

It may, despite seemingly suggestive synonyms or morphological Similarities do not match the varieties Furmint (Northern Italy), Muscadelle (Sauvignon Vert in California), Riesling (Argentina and Chile) or Sauvignon Blanc (Argentina, Chile, France, Russia), as has often happened in the past in the countries concerned. Especially in South America The confusion was therefore great because the varieties Sauvignonasse and Sauvignon Blanc in many vineyards in the mixed sentence were planted. Under the name Friulano, the variety was crossbred partner of the Italian new breeds Fleurtai and Soreli,

Sauvignonasse - grape and leaf

The exact origin of the variety is the Gironde in the southwest France where it has never been grown on a larger scale. Frequently she was with Sauvignon Blanc and Sémillon grown together. Today there are only more leftover stocks and they do not seem...

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