The white grape variety comes from Italy, Synonyms are La Pampanuta, Pampanino, Pampanuta and Rizzulo. The parentage is unknown. The medium to late ripening vine produces rather low-acid white wines. The variety, which was threatened with extinction in the 1970s, was reactivated very successfully. Today it is mainly found in the province of Bari in the region Apulia grown again. Mostly it comes with the two varieties Bombino Bianco and Trebbiano Giallo blended. The variety is in DOC white wine Castel del Monte Bianco authorized. In 2010 a total of 356 hectares of vineyards were shown (Kym Anderson ).
Source : Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012
Images : MIPAAF - National Vine Certification Service