The white grape comes from Italy; it is one of the many Trebbiano varieties, Synonyms are Spoletino, Trebbiano di Avezzano, Trebbiano di Spolete and Trebbiano di Spoleto. She is not allowed with the variety Trebbiano Toscano be confused, with which it is often blended. According to the year 2001 DNA analysis There is a genetic relationship with the variety Trebbiano d'Abruzzo, The late ripening variety is resistant to frost and especially wrong mildew, It produces golden yellow, acidic and full-bodied white wines with a variety of aromas of lemons, tropical fruits and nuts. The variety was first in 1878 in Umbria mentioned. It was threatened with extinction and was reactivated in the early 2000s by the Cantina Novelli vineyard by replanting over 100-year-old vines. Today it is grown mainly in the province of Perugia and is in the DOC wines Assisi. Colli del Trasimeno. Colli Martani and Montefalco authorized. In 2010, 200 hectares of vineyards were expelled.
Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012