Forsellina is a red grape variety native to Italy.

Where grown: In the Veneto region Forselina is allowed in some IGT wines of the province of Verona (e.g. Verona, Vallagarina)

Viticulture: Medium-sized, compact bunches, with medium berries. Vigourous with good disease-resistance, but sensitive to grey rot.

Wines: Verona IGT. | Vallagarina IGT.


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

Italian Wine Unplugged (Positive Press, 2017), p.250-1.