The white grape comes from Italy, Synonyms are Verduc, Verduz, Verduzzo di Motta and Verduzzo Verde. According to done in the year 2011 DNA analysis is often regarded as a variety and also often confused with it Verduzzo Friulano clearly different. It was hypothesized in the early 20th century by Sardinia However, there is no agreement with modern Sardinian varieties. The late-ripening vine is in Veneto grown in the provinces of Treviso and Venezia. There she is often together with the variety Verduzzo Friulano in the DOC wines Lison-Pramaggiore. Piave and Venezia authorized. The Italian acreage in 2010 was 708 hectares, with a strong decline (compared to 1,657 hectares in 2000).
Source : Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012
Picture : MIPAAF - National Vine Certification Service