The white grape variety comes from Italy, Synonyms are Verduc, Verduz, Verduzzo di Motta and Verduzzo Verde. According to in 2011 DNA analysis is often regarded as a type of game and is often confused with it Verduzzo Friulano significantly different. According to a hypothesis, it was developed by Sardinia introduced, but there is no match with modern Sardinian varieties. The late ripening vine is in Veneto grown in the provinces of Treviso and Venezia. There she is often in the DOC wines together with the Verduzzo Friulano variety Lison-Pramaggiore. Piave and Venezia authorized. The Italian acreage in 2010 was 708 hectares with a steep downward trend (in 2000 there were still 1,657 hectares).
Source : Wine Grapes / J. Robinson, J. Harding, J. Vouillamoz / Penguin Books Ltd. 2012
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