The red grape variety comes from Italy, Synonyms are Biona, Brassola, Erbanno, Margellana, Mergellana, Rossara, Rossara Tardiva, Schiava della Lombardia, Schiava di Bergamo, Schiava di Como, Schiava di Varese and Schiava Nera. Despite apparently suggesting synonyms or morphological No similarities with the varieties Rossara. Schiava Gentile. Schiava Grigia or Schiava Grossa be confused. According to DNA analyzes carried out in 2000, there are these Schiava game species no genetic relationship. The medium to late ripening vine is in the eponymous Lombardy (approved in DOC wine Terre del Colleoni ) and Trentino-Alto Adige grown. In 2010, however, no stocks were shown (Kym Anderson ).
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012
Images: Ursula Brühl, Doris Schneider, Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)