COMMON SYNONYM: CVT 84
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Italy
SPECIES: V. vinifera
BREEDER: Istituto Sperimentale per la Viticoltura
HARVEST TIMING: Mid-season
CLONES OFFERED: 04, 06
Information from the National Grape Registry, www.ngr.ucdavis.edu
OTHER INFORMATION: Commonly grown in Piedmont and northern Italy. Thought to be identical to the Perricone grape. Produces a dark red wine, low tannins and high acidity. When grown in North America, is mostly limited to the warm western coastal areas.