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Grape Variety: Albarossa

Variety Name Albarossa
All Synonyms Dalmasso 15-31, Incrocio Dalmasso XV-31
Countries of Origin Italy
Species Vitis vinifera
Breeder Giovanni Dalmasso
Institution Conegliano
Pedigree Chatus x Barbera (see referenceTorello Marinoni et al.)
Berry Color Black
Uses Wine
Comments This variety was originally believed to be a cross of Nebbiolo x Barbera. DNA profiling reported in 2009 revealed that the cross was actually Chatus (Nebbiolo di Dronero) x Barbera. (Torello Marinoni et al. 2009. see references for full citation). The variety has a small planting in northern Italy.

Albarossa Selections

Information about:          Selection Numbers     |     Registration Status
  Albarossa 01
Treatments Tissue Culture Excision
  Albarossa 01.1
Registration Status Provisional Provisional Status is an important term used in the regulations of the California Department of Food & Agriculture's Grapevine Registration & Certification Program. Grapevine selections with Provisional Status have successfully completed all required disease testing, but have not been confirmed as true to variety. Propagation material from Provisional selections qualifies for release subject to the understanding on the part of the customer that the identity has yet to be confirmed.
Protocol 2010 Qualifies for Protocol 2010.
Treatments Tissue Culture Excision