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Ribolla is a white wine grape variety most widely planted in the north-eastern Italian province of Friuli. It can be found in neighboring Slovenia, where it is known as Rebula, and the Greek island of Cephalonia, under the moniker of Robola.
It is thought that the vine originated in Cephalonia and arrived in Friuli, by way of Slovenia, as early as the 13th Century and during the Venetian Republic. Two clones exist: Ribolla Verde and Ribolla Gialla. The latter is far more prevalent as it is more expressive than its green sibling. Most wines labeled as Ribolla are more likely to be made from the Ribolla Gialla clone. After a period of declining popularity – international varieties were preferred during the post-phylloxera replanting – growers have re ... more
Venezia Giulia IGT is one of several IGT (Indicazione Geografica Tipica) titles used in the Friuli-Venezia Giulia region of north-eastern Italy. Its viticultural area covers the region's four eastern provinces: Gorizia, Pordenone, Trieste and Udine. This area is the northern and eastern extremity of Italy, where it borders Austria and Slovenia.
A Venezia Giulia IGT wine may be made in any one of various styles: red, white or rosé, blend or varietal and still, sparkling or sweet. Unsurprisingly, however, the majority are dry, still white wines made from ... more