Green Valtellina

Green Valtellina
As Austria's premier wine, it is made in a variety of styles, the most popular of which are lean, fruity and peppery wines with delicious acidity.
origin Probably Lower Austria, Austria
ancestry Natural descendants of Traminer x St. Georgen
Global Vineyard Area 18,842 Hectares / 0.41%
other names Bielospicak, Cima Biancam, Dreimann, Feherhegyü, Feldlinger, Grauer Veltliner, Green Veltliner, Grüner Muskateller, Grüne Manhardsrebe, Grüner, Grüner Muskateler, Grüner Muskateller, Grüner Velteliner, Grüner Weissgipfler, Grüner Weltliner, Grünmuskateller, Gruner Veltliner, Manhardsrebe, Manhardtraube, Manhartsrebe , Mauhardsrebe, Mouhardrebe, Mouhardsrebe, Muskatel, Muskatel Zeleny, Nemes Veltelini, Plinia Austriaca, Ranfol bianco, Ranfol Bijeli, Ranfol Weisser, Rdeci Veltinec, Reifler Weiss, Ryvola Bila, Tarant Bily, Valtelin blanc, Valtelina vert, Valteliner, Valteliner blanc, Valteliner vert, Velteliner Grüner, Velteliner vert, Velteliner Weisser, Veltelini Zöld, Veltlin Zeleny, Veltlinac Zeleni, Veltlinec, Veltliner, Veltliner blanc, Veltliner grau, Veltliner Grun, Veltliner Gruner, Veltliner Grün, Veltliner verde, Veltlini, Veltlinske Zelené, Veltlínské Zelené , Veltlinski Zelenii, Veltlinsky Vert, Veltlinsky Zeleny, Vetlinac, Vetlinac Zeleni, Weisser Raifler, Weisser Reifler, Wei sser Valteliner, Weisser Velteliner, Weisser Veltliner, Weissgipfler, Weissgipfler Grüner, Yesil Veltliner, Zeleni Vetlinac, Zeleny Muskatel, Zleni Veltinac, Zöld Muskotally, Zöld Muskotalynak, Zöld Veltelini, Zöld Velteliny, Zöldveltelini and Zold Veltelini.
bunch of grapes Medium to very large; large round to oval berries; greenish yellow color
Blatt Medium-sized, pentagonal to circular, with five to seven lobes
maturing time mid season
ideal floor Deep loess soils
wine characteristics
Grüner Veltliner is all about texture and spices. It is a very complex strain with hints of star fruit, gooseberry and asparagus with an added white pepper finish unique to this strain.
wine regions
Austria, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Italy, Germany, Canada, USA, Australia, New Zealand