Cjanorie | Red wine grape native to Italy

Where grown | Friuli-Venezia Giulia: grown in but was never intensely cultivated in Friuli-Venezia Giulia. Today it is limited to the hillsides of the Spilimbergo (in the province of Pordenone) and farther east, near Nimis.

Viticulture | Medium sized loosely packed bunches, medium berries. Very vigourous, fertile, and disease-resistant.

Wine styles | Monovarietal wines are rare.

Other names | Also known as Canore, Canorie, Chianorie, Cianoria, Rossarie, and Vinosa.


Italian Wine Unplugged (Positive Press, 2017), p.168-9.