Albanello, native Italian white wine grape variety grown in the provinces of Syracuse (‘Siracusa’) and Ragusa on the island of Sicily (‘Sicilia’). It forms part of the blends for various IGT wines listed below.

Viticulture | Good disease resistance.

Wine style | Crisp mouthfeel. Floral-herbal white stone-fruit aromas and flavors.

IGT wines | Avola IGT. | Camarro IGT. | Salina. | Terre Siciliane. | Valle Belice.

DOC wines | None.

Bibliography

See Ian D’Agata, Native Wine Grapes of Italy (University of California Press, 2014.

Italian Wine Unplugged (Positive Press, 2017), p.154