The white grape comes from Italy, Synonyms are Fiano Aromatico, Fiano della Valle d'Itria, Fiano di Puglia, Fiano di Salento, Fiano Minutolo, Fiore Mendillo, Greco Aromatico, Minutola and Moscatellina. According to the year 2001 DNA analysis is it until then as a variety of the variety Fiano prestigious Fiano Aromatico to a separate strain, which was therefore renamed Minutolo. There is no relationship with Muscatel varieties as the synonym Moscatellina might suggest. The medium maturing vine produces white wines with aromas of fresh grapes, herbs and citrus. The variety was rescued in 2000 by new plantings from extinction. She will be in Apulia grown where they are in the DOC wines Locorotondo and Martina Franca is allowed. In 2010, however, no stocks were reported (Statistics Kym Anderson ).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012