Montonico Pinto is a white grape variety native to Italy. It is grown in the Calabria region of Italy. It is not to be confused with Montonico Bianco. It is mainly cultivated in the province of Cosenza (around Castrovillari, Cassano Ionico, …). It is blended with other grapes in DOC Pollino.

Viticulture: Montonico Pinto is not a very resistant variety.

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Bibliography

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

Italian Wine Unplugged (Positive Press, 2017), p.264.