CARIGNANO is a red wine grape native to the Italian island of Sardinia (‘Sardegna’). ‘Carignano (Carignan in France, Mazuelo in Spain) does remarkably well in some parts of the island [of Sardinia], including Sulcis in the south west,’ (Ian D’Agata, 2014, p46). See Carignano del Sulcis DOC.


Ian D’Agata, Native Wine Grapes of Italy (University of California Press, 2014 p,x, 45, 208, 232-34, 367, 368, 489.