Vernaccia Nera is a genetic match with Garnacha of Spain (Grenache in France and many other countries), as are Alicante, Cannonau, and Tai Rosso, but all of them have developed in relative isolation for centuries. Light in color. Aromas & flavors: Floral, herbal.

Best Known For: Vernaccia di Serrapetrona DOCGWhere Grown: Widespread, with the largest concentrations in Marche (31%) and Toscana (25%)Region:
Marche,Sardegna,ToscanaVineyard Area: 287 ha (708 acres)