The white grape variety 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 in 2001 DNA analysis until then it was the variety of the variety Fiano prestigious Fiano Aromatico for an independent variety, which is why it was 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 saved from extinction in 2000 by new plantings. 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 shown (Statistics Kym Anderson ).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012