Full bodied, darkly colored, with sometimes harsh, bitter tannins. Aromas & flavors: Blackberry, black plum, black tea, orange peel, cocoa. Offspring of Teroldego.

In a nutshell

Alternative Names and Subvarieties: None

Best Known For: Secondary red grape of Trentino–Alto Adige

Where Grown: Almost exclusively in Trentino–Alto Adige (97%)

Vineyard Area: 654 ha (1,614 acres)

Denominations that use this grape variety

Majority Component in One or More Wines of:

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