COMMON SYNONYM: Albariño
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Portugal/Spain
SPECIES: V. vinifera
HARVEST TIMING: Normal
CLONES OFFERED: 01
Information from the National Grape Registry, www.ngr.ucdavis.edu
OTHER INFORMATION: Alvarinho is a white grape variety. Used to make sparkling wines, to add pleasant citrus fruit aroma in blends, and improves with oak aging. Known to be similar to a Riesling clone. Grows well in heat and humidity.