Called "Wine of the Sea" as it grows in the cool coastal climate of Galica's Rias Baixas and northern Portugal's Vinho Verde regions.
The vines produce small grapes, lemony and pale green color, that are similar to Riesling.
Albarino yields a golden colored "fruit and flower" aromatic white wine.
A white variety that is light in body with apricot and peach characters. Suited for warm/cool climates, mid season ripening.
OR- Own-Rooted GR- Grafted CH- Cold Hearty
XCH- Extreem Cold Hearty DR- Disease Resistant WH- White Grape
RD- Red Grape HB- Hybrid NA- Native
ON- Ornamental RYT- Royalties