Raboso | A small family of two closely related grape varieties native to Italy with Raboso Piave (and Marzemina Bianca) being the parent of Raboso Veronese. Both are deeply coloured (but lose their colour quickly), extremely tannic and high in acidity.

Bibliography

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

Italian Wine Unplugged (Positive Press, 2017), p.65-66.