The red grape variety comes from Italy, Synonyms are Rossetta, Rossetta di Montagna, Rossignola della Valle, Rossignola Valle Pulicella, Rossignola Montagna, Rossignola Veronese and Rossola. Despite apparently suggesting synonyms or morphological Similarities do not resemble the Rosetta di Montagna or Rossola Nera be confused. The late-ripening vine is susceptible to both mildews. Botrytis. Esca and bunch rot, It produces acidic and tannic red wines. The variety was first introduced in the province of Verona in 1818 Veneto mentioned. There she is in the DOC / DOCG wines Bardolino. Breganze. valdadige and Valpolicella authorized. The area under cultivation in 2010 was 188 hectares with a rapidly falling trend.
Source : Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012
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