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Teran Bijeli

Synonymous with the grape variety Glera; look there.

The white grape variety probably comes from Istria-Croatia or from Veneto-Italy. Synonyms are Ghera, Glere, Grappolo Spargolo, Prosecco, Prosecco Tondo, Serpina, Serprina, Serprino, Uva Pissona ( Italy ); Briska Glera, Gljera, Steverjana ( Slovenia ); Beli Teran, Teran Bijeli ( Croatia ). Despite apparently indicative synonyms or morphological It must not be similar to the varieties Glera Lunga (Prosecco Lungo), Malvasia Bianca Lunga (Prosecco Nostrano) or Perera be confused. Until 2009 the officially valid main name was Prosecco (Prosecco Tondo); the change to Glera has resulted in some confusion.

Glera (Prosecco) - grape and leaf

According to a non-verifiable hypothesis, the variety should already be in the antiquity for that of Pliny the Elder (23-79) mentioned famous Pucinum have been used. In the late 18th century, several morphologically different varieties were called Prosecco in the province of Treviso-Veneto. There is also a congregation of this name, which is also referred to in most sources as the "place of birth". In the middle of the 19th century, Count Balbi Valier selected a special variety with round berries in the hills of the municipalities of Conegliano and Valdobbiadene and called it Prosecco Balbi or Prosecco Tondo (tondo =...

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