Rolle

Rolle is the name used in the Provence region of France for the white Vermentino grape variety of Italy. Not to be confused with Italy’s rare white Rollo grape....

Pigato

Pigato is a white wine grape variety found in Liguria but genetically identical to Vermentino, which...

Vermentino, Tuscany

Vermentino, Tuscany: In my report for the 2013 Decanter World Wine Awards (for which I was Tuscany Chair) I wrote that ‘Vermentino remains Tuscany’s most enjoyable white grape for effortlessly mouthfilling dry wines unreliant on expensive...

Vermentino

Vermentino is a versatile white wine grape variety able to produce quality still and sparkling wines, including late-harvest, and passito styles. Typical flavours include yellow fruits and flowers, musk, and a saline undertow. Vermentino is genetically the same grape...