Pedevenda is a white grape variety native to Italy.

Where grown: An ancient variety of the province of Vicenza in the Veneto region. Pedevenda is cultivated today around Breganze, and it is an important component of the local DOC Torcolato sweet wine.

Viticulture: Medium-sized compact bunches, with medium-sized berries. Vigourous, with abundant and dependable productivity. It is a late ripener and resistant to most diseases.

Bibliography

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

Italian Wine Unplugged (Positive Press, 2017), p.274.