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Friulano

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

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

Despite apparently suggestive synonyms or morphological No similarities with the varieties Furmint (Northern Italy), Muscadelle (Sauvignon Vert in California), Riesling (Argentina and Chile) or Sauvignon Blanc (Argentina, Chile, France, Russia), which has often been the case in the countries concerned in the past. Especially in South America the confusion was great because the Sauvignonasse and Sauvignon Blanc varieties in many vineyards in the mixed sentence were planted. Under the name Friulano, the variety was a cross partner of the Italian new varieties Fleurtai and Soreli,

Sauvignonasse - grapes and leaf

The exact origin of the variety is that Gironde in the southwest France, where it was never grown on a large scale. It was often used with Sauvignon Blanc and Sémillon grown together. Today there are only remaining stocks and it no longer appears in the...

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