The largest wine encyclopedia in the world

23.062 Keywords • 48.237 Synonyms • 5.303 Translations • 28.368 Pronunciations • 155.281 Cross-references

0-9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Kapistoni Tetri

The white grape variety comes from Georgia, Synonyms are Capistoni Tetri, Kabistoni Tetri, Kapistona, Kapistoni and Zekroula Kapistoni. It is said to be one of the oldest Georgian varieties. In accordance with 2006 DNA analysis it differs from the two (no longer relevant) Georgian varieties Kapistoni Imeretinsky and Kapistoni Rgvali. And according to 2009 analyzes, there are none mutation of the red variety Aleksandrouli (with the synonym Kabistoni). The medium-ripening vine is susceptible to real, but resistant to the wrong mildew, It produces neutral-tasting white wines that are used for still and sparkling wines. The variety is grown in the west of the country, mainly in the Imereto region. In 2010, however, no stocks were shown in the official statistics.

Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012

World's largest wine knowledge database, made with by our author Norbert Tischelmayer.

About the Glossary

Calendar EVENTS NEAR YOU To Online-Events

Privacy Notice: ×

Cookies facilitate the provision of our services. By using our services, you agree that we use cookies.