Welschriesling (Riesling Italico)

In a nutshell

Alternative Names and Subvarieties: Riesling Italico; Laški Rizling (in Slovenia), Olasz rizling (in Hungary). This is not the same as the true Riesling, which is known in Italy as Riesling Renano.

Best Known For: Secondary white grape in several regions

Where Grown: Widespread, but predominantly in Lombardia (84%)

Vineyard Area: 1,568 ha (3,874 acres)

Denominations that use this grape variety

Majority Component in One or More Wines of:

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