Darkly colored; soft tannins. Aromas & flavors: Red cherry, quinine, ink, tar, herbs. Best DOP: Teroldego Rotaliano DOC. Related to Pinot Nero.

In a nutshell

Alternative Names and Subvarieties: None

Best Known For: Blending ingredient and occasional varietal in Trentino–Alto Adige

Where Grown: Predominantly in Trentino–Alto Adige (84%)

Vineyard Area: 796 ha (1,967 acres)

Denominations that use this grape variety

Majority Component in One or More Wines of:

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