Vernaccia Nera

Vernaccia Nera is a genetic match with Garnacha of Spain (Grenache in France and many other countries), as are Alicante, Cannonau, and Tai Rosso, but all of them have developed in relative isolation for centuries. Light in color. Aromas & flavors: Floral, herbal.

In a nutshell

Alternative Names and Subvarieties: Vernaccia Nera Grossa

Best Known For: Vernaccia di Serrapetrona DOCG

Where Grown: Widespread, with the largest concentrations in Marche (31%) and Toscana (25%)

Vineyard Area: 287 ha (708 acres)

Denominations that use this grape variety

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