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LENGEND:

  • RED COLOR NAMES (Signify Official Grape Name.)
  • BLUE COLOR NAMES (Signify Synonym Grape Names.)
  • BLACK COLOR NAMES (Signify Grapes With Not Enough Information.)

UCELUT (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy-Friuli(Indigenous)
  • VINICULTURE-
    • Sight:
    • Aroma: Fruity
    • Palate:
    • Structure: Low Tannin, ABV., Medi+Acid

UDIS TETRI (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Georgia

*Ugava ( ? ) AKA=Vugava, Bougava, Bugava, Okatac

*Ughetta (Lombardia/ Oltrepo Pavese) AKA=Vespolina 

UGNI BLANC*(W) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- France-South-West(Cognac AOC.)
    • ItalyVeneto(Soave DOC.), Umbria(Ovieto DOC.), Abruzzo
  • NEW WORLD- ?
  • VITICULTURE- *PROGENY-of-Garganega,  *PARENT-to-Folignan
    • (Technically This Grape is Trebbiano, Not Its Own Grape.)
    • AKA=Trebbiano Toscano, Talia,  #2 Produced/ World
    • *SOILS= Excels In Poor, Dry,  *RIPENER/ Late,  *YIELD/ High
  • VINICULTURE- +DISTILLED/ Armagnac, Cognac,   +BLENDED/ Vin Santo
    • Sight:
    • Aroma: Banana
    • Palate: Dry/ -Body
    • Structure: Medi Tannins, ABV., High Acid

*Ull Liebre (Spain/ Catalunya/ Penedes) AKA=Tempranillo

*Upright Burgundy (California-Historic) AKA=Monastrell(Spain), Mourvedre(France), Balzac Noir(Charente), Mataro(America/ Australia), Negia(Greece), Plant de Saint-Gilles(Costieres de Nines AOC.), Rossola Nera(Corsica)

URLA KARASI (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Turkey-Urla(Indigenous)

URRETI (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Hungary-Badacsony
  • VITICULTURE- X=Harslevelu & Sauvignon Blanc

USAKHELAURI (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Georgia(Racha-Leckhumi)Indigenous)
  • VITICULTURE- *YIELDS/ Low
  • VINICULTURE-
    • Sight:
    • Aroma: Cherry, Spice
    • Palate: Semi-Sweet
    • Structure: Medi Tannins

*Uva d’Oro (Italy/ Romagna) AKA=Fortana

*Uva Canina (Italy) AKA=Canaiolo

UVA Della CASCINO (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy-Lombardia(Indigenous(Oltrepo Pavese DOC.)

UVA CAO (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Portugal
  • VITICULTURE- *PARENT-to-Malvasia Branca de Sao Jorge, Servialinho

UVA Del FANTINI (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy-Emilio-Romagna(Indigenous(Romagna DOC.)

*Uva Francesca (Italy/ Chianti) AKA=Cabernet Sauvignon

UVALINO (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy-Piemonte(Indigenous(Asti DOC.)

UVA LONGANESI (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy-Emilio-Romagna(Indigenous(Emilia IGT./ Ravenna IGT.)

UVA RARA (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy-Piemonte(Indigenous(Colline Novarese DOC./ Crema DOC.)

*Uva Di Troia (Italy/ Puglia) AKA=Nero di Troia

UVA PANTASTICA (R)

  • OLD WORLD- ItalyLazio(Indigenous(Nettuno DOC.)
  • VITICULTURE *PARENT-to-Bollone

UVA SOGRA (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy
  • VITICULTURE- *PARENT-to-Achladi

UVA TOSCA (R)

  • OLD WORLD- ItalyEmilia-Romagna(Indigenous(Val Secchia)
  • VITICULTURE- X=Schiava & Crepallocchi,  *PARENT-to-Vintaghju
    • AKA=Montanara

UVA Del TUNDE (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy-Emilio-Romagna


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VACCARESE (R)

  • OLD WORLD- France-Southern Rhone(Indigenous(Chateauneuf-du Pape AOC.)
  • NEW WORLD- America-California(Dry Creek Valley AVA./ Paso Robles AVA.)
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=Brun Argente, Camarese
  • VINICULTURE +BLENDED/ Chateauneuf-du Pape(One of 8 Reds/ 13 Grapes)
    • Sight:  
    • Aroma:
    • Palate:
    • Structure: Medi Tannins, Medi Acid

VAFTRA (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Greece(Paros)Indigenous)
  • VITICULTURE AKA=Baphtra, Vapsa

VAH (R)

  • OLD WORLD- SlovakiaModra(Indigenous)
  • VITICULTURE- X=Castets & Abouriou
    • ~Etymology~ Vah Refers to the Longest River In Slovakia.

*Valais Noir? (Grape With Not Enough Information For Official Inclusion In DtheV.Com.) 

VALBON (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Portugal
  • VITICULTURE- X=Castelao Frances & Alicante Henri Bouschet

*Valdepenas (Spain/ Castile-La Mancha) AKA=Tempranillo, +48 Others

*Valdossa ( ? ) AKA=Tinta Valdosa, Tinta Baldossa

VALDIGUIE*(R)

  • OLD WORLD- France-Languedoc(Indigenous), Provence
  • NEW WORLD- America-California(Dry Creek AVA./ Redwood Valley AVA./ Arroyo Seco AVA.)
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=Gros Auxerrois, Napa Gamay
    • Sight: Opaque
    • Aroma: Cherry, Smoky
    • Palate: Cranberry
    • Structure: Medi Tannins, ABV., Medi+Acid

VALDOSA (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Portugal-Douro Valley
  • VINICULTURE- +BLENDED/ Port

VALENCI TINTNO (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Spain-La Mancha, Extremadura

VALENTE (W)

  • OLD WORLD- PortugalDouro Valley
  • VINICULTURE- +BLENDED/ Port

VALENTINO NERO (R)

  • OLD WORLD- ItalyPiemonte
  • VITICULTURE- X=Nebbiolo & Dolcetto

VALERIEN (W)

  • OLD WORLD- France   Romania
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=Seyve-Villard

VALHALLAH ( ? )

  • NEW WORLD- America-Texas
  • VITICULTURE- *HYBIRD-X=Elvicand & Brillant, (Crossed by TV. Munson)

VALIANT (R)

  • NEW WORLD- America
  • VITICULTURE- *HYBRID-X=Fredonia & South Dakota 9-39

*Valley (America) AKA=Vitis Arizancia

VALVEIRINHA (W)

  • NEW WORLD- Portugal
  • VITICULTURE- X=Alvarinho & Vital

VAN BUREN (R)

  • NEW WORLD- Canada   America-West Virginia
  • VITICULTURE- *American-HYBRID-X=Fredonia & Worden
  • VINICULTURE- +USED/ Eating

VANDAL-CLICHE (W)

  • NEW WORLD- Canada

*Vapsa (Greece) AKA=Baphtra, Vaftra

VARANO BIANCO (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy-Emilia-Romagna(Indigenous)

VARANO ROSSO (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy-Emilia-Romagna(Indigenous)

VAREJOA (R)

  • OLD WORLD- PortugalDouro Valley
  • VINICULTURE- +BLENDED/ Port

VAROUSSET (R)

  • OLD WORLD- France
  • VINICULTURE- *HYBRID-X=Seibel 4668 & Seibel 6905
    • (Crossed at Seyve-Villard Vine Nursery In France.)

VASILAKI (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Turkey(Bozcaada Island)Indigenous)

*Varineche ( ? ) AKA=St. Laurent

VEGA (W)

  • OLD WORLD- ItalyLombardia(Conegliano DOC.)
  • VITICULTURE- X=Furmint & Malvazija Istarska

VELIKA (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Bulgaria
  • VITICULTURE- X=Alphonse Lavalle & Caraburn,  *PARENT-to-Sicilia
  • VINICULTURE- +USED/ Eating- Table

*Veltliner Rouge Precoce (France) AKA=Fruhroter Veltliner(Austria), Malvasier(Austria/ Germany), Veltlinske Cervene Rane(Czech), Veltlinske Cervene Skore(Slovakia)

*Veltlinske Cervene Rane (Czech) AKA=Fruhroter Veltliner(Austria), Malvasier(Austria/ Germany), Veltliner Rouge Precoce(France), Veltlinske Cervene Skore(Slovakia)

*Veltlinske Cervene Skore (Slovakia) AKA=Fruhroter Veltliner(Austria), Malvasier(Austria/ Germany), Veltliner Rouge Precoce(France), Veltlinske Cervene Rane(Czech)

*Veltlinske Zelene (Slovakia) AKA=Gruner VeltlinerGrunmuskateller, Veltlinec, Weissgipfler, Zold Veltlini(Hungary)

*Ventura? (Grape With Not Enough Information For Official Inclusion In DtheV.Com.) 

*Venus? (Grape With Not Enough Information For Official Inclusion In DtheV.Com.) 

VERDANEL (W)

  • OLD WORLD- France-South-West(Gaillac AOC.)

VERDEA (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy-Piemonte(Colli Piacentini DOC.)    Greece(Lafkada Island)
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=Colombians Bianco

VERDEALBARA(W)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy-Trentino(Indigenous)

VERDECA*(W)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy-Puglia(Locorotondo DOC.),  Compania(Vesuvio DOC.)
  • VINICULTURE- *PARENT-to-Plavina
    • Sight:
    • Aroma: Pear
    • Palate:    / +BODY
    • Structure: Low Tannins, ABV., Medi+Acid

*Verdego Negro/ Tinto (Spain) AKA=Trousseau(Jura)Bastardo(Doa/Douro), Carnaz(Galicia), Godello Tinto(Galicia), Maturana Tinto(Rioja), Merenzao(Bierzo), Tintilla(Tenerife), Verdego Negro/Tinta(Spain), +Others

VERDEJO*(W)

  • OLD WORLD- Spain-Castilla & Leon(Ruedo DO.)Indigenous)/ Valencia DO./ Valdeorras DO.)
    • La Mancha, Rioja
  • NEW WORLD- America-California(Sierra Foothills AVA.), Oregon(Rogue Valley AVA.)
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=Gouveio(Portugal),  3rd. Most Planted White Grape In Spain.
    • *BUDDER/ Early,  *RIPENER/ Early,  *SKIN/ Thick
    • +RESISTANT/ Drought,  +SUSCEPTIBLE/ Powdery Mildew
  • VINICULTURE- +AGED/ On Lee(Sometimes), Oak(Sometimes), +Dry-Extract
      • Dorado(Fortified, Oxidative Style)
    • Sight: Clear/ Hay
    • Aroma: Citrus, White Peach, Herbs(Aniseed, Bay Leaf, Fennel), White Flowers
    • Palate: Off-Dry/ +BODY/ Creamy, Tropical(Pineapple), Apple, Honey
    • Structure: Low Tannins, ABV., Medi+Acid
      • FOOD PAIRING… Grilled Sea-Food, Shell-Fish
      • CHEESE PAIRING… Goat

VERDEJO SERRANO (W)

  • OLD WORLD- SpainAragon(Salamanca DO.)
  • VINICULTURE- AKA=Rufete Blanca

VERDELHO*(W) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- Portugal-(Madeira DO.(Indigenous), Azores   Spain-Galicia(Valdeoras DO.)
  • NEW WORLD- America-California(Santa Maria AVA./ Shenandoah Valley AVA.), Washington(Columbia Valley AVA.)
    • Australia(Hunter valley GI.), Margaret River GI.)   South Africa
  • VITICULTURE- X=Savagnin & ?,  *PARENT-to-Arinto dos Azores, Terrantez do Pico
    • AKA=Breva, Godello(Galicia), Gouveio(Minho)
    • *VIGOR/ High,  *RIPENER/ Early,  +SUSEPTABLE/ Spring Frosts
  • VINICULTURE- +BLENDED/ Madeira
    • Sight: Clear/ Golden
    • Aroma: Lemon, Lime, Pine Apple, Guava, Mineral
    • Palate: Off-Dry/ +BODY, Melon, Tangerine, Quince
    • Structure: Medi-Tannins Abv., Medi- Acid
      • FOOD PAIRING… Sea Bass With Mango Salsa
      • CHEESE PAIRING

VERDELET (W)

  • NEW WORLD- America-New York(Finger Lakes AVA.)
    • CanadaOntario, Brittish Columbia(Okanagan Valley VA.)
  • VITICULTURE- *HYBRID-French-American,  X= ? & ?
    • +RESISTANT/ Cold

VERDELLO (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy-Tuscany(Bianco Pitigliano DOC.),  Lazio(Orvieto DOC.),  Umbria

*Verdes? (Grape With Not Enough Information For Official Inclusion In DtheV.Com.)

VERDESSE (W)

  • OLD WORLD- France-Bugey(Indigenous), Savoie.   ItalyPiemonte(Alta Valsusa)
    • Switzerland-Valais
  • VITICULTURE- *PERLORSIN-Eco-Geo-Group,  AKA=Bian Ver

VERDIL (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Spain-Valencia

VERDICCHIO*(W)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy-Marche(Jesi DOC./ Metalica DOC.)
  • NEW WORLD- ?
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=Trebbiano Soave(Veneto),  *RIPENER/ Late
  • VINICULTURE- +BLENDED/ Often
    • Sight: Clear/ Straw
    • Aroma: Apricot, Almond, Fennel, Beeswax, Jasmine
    • Palate: Dry/ Body to +Body, Peach, Lemon Grass
    • Structure: Medi+Tannins, +ABV., Medi Acid
      • FOOD PAIRING… Duck, Rabbit, Fish
      • CHEESE PAIRING
  • Jesi vs. Metalica Lower Altitude, Near Sea, More Fruity
    • In Castello di Jesi The Verdicchio Sees the Sea, In Matelic the Verdicchio See the Mountains.

*Verdin Blanco ( ? ) AKA=Albarin Blanco, Lexitimo Blanco, Pais Blanco, Raposo

VERDISO (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy-Veneto(Conegliano DOC.)Indigenous)/ Torcolato di Berganze DOC.)
  • VINICULTURE- +BLENDED/ Prosecco

VERDONCHO (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Spain-Castile-La Mancha(La Mancha DO./ Manchuria)

VERDIL (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Spain-Valencia(Indigenous)

*Verduna (Italy/ ?) AKA=Barbarossa

VERDUSCHIA (W)

  • OLD WORLD- ItalyTuscany(Indigenous)

VERDUZZO (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy-Friuli(Indigenous(Ramondolo DOC.)
  • NEW WORLD- ?
  • VINICULTURE- +BLENDED/ Often

*Verdurino (Italy/ ?) AKA=Acchiappapalmento, Bianco d’Alessano, Lucarello

VERDUZZO TREVIGIANO (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Portugal-Lisbon(Pramaggiore DOC.)

*Verijadiego (Spain, Canary Islands) AKA=Vijariego, Diego

VERITAS (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Czech Republic-Morava(Indigenous)

VERJAMI (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Greece(Lefkada Island)Indigenous)

VERJUS BLANC (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy- ?
  • VITICULTURE- *PARENT-to-Guillemont, Muscat(Rose)

VERMENTINO*(W)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy-Sardegna(Gallura DOCG.), Liguria(Riviera Ligure Ponente DOC.), Piemonte(Roero DOC.), Tuscany
    • France-Corsica(Ajaccio AOC.), ProvenceSouthern Rhone
  • NEW WORLD- America-California(Carneros AVA./ Napa AVA./ Sierra Foothills AVA./ Paso Robles AVA.)   South Africa   Australia(Alpine Valley GI./ Heathcote GI.)
  • VITICULTURE- *PROGENY-of-Malvasia,  *CLONES/ 1.1, 2.1, 766, 766.1
    • AKA=Arratelau(Corsica), Favorita(Langhe), Pigato(Liguria), Rolle(Provence)
    • *CLIMATE= Excels In Mediterranean,  +RESISTANT/ Drought,  *BUDDER/ Early
    • *RIPENER/ Mid,  *VIGOR/ High,  *SKIN/ Thick,  *TERPENES/ Thiols
  • VINICULTURE-  +MACERATION/ Sometimes, +OAK/ Sometimes, +BLENDED/ Sciacchetra
    • Sight: Pale/ Straw
    • Aroma: Lime, Herb, Daffodil-Blossom, Almond, Orange Peel, Geranium
    • Palate: Dry/ -Body, Green Apple, Grapefruit, +Minerality
    • Structure: Medi Tannins, ABV., High Acid
      • FOOD PAIRING… Pesto Pasta, Seafood(Octopus, Oysters), White Meats
      • CHEESE PAIRING… Pecorino

VERMENTINO NERO*(R)

  • OLD WORLD- ItalyLiguria(Indigenous(Candia Colli Apuani DOC./ Colline Lucchesi DOC.)
  • VITICULTURE- Not Related to Vermentino
  • VINICULTURE-
    • Sight:
    • Aroma:  Cherry, Musty
    • Palate: Mid-Weight
    • Structure:

*Vernacia di Pergola (Italy) AKA=Aleatico

VERNACCIA*(W)

  • OLD WORLD- ItalyTuscany(San Gimigniano DOC.)Indigenous)/ Serrapetrona DOC.)
  • NEW WORLD- ?
  • VITICULTURE- *CLONES– V-P-6, U.S., FI-PI 8, UFI RC S 414, VCR 435
    • *PARENT-to-Triplet Blanc
    • *COLOR/ White(Gold-Green),  *SKIN/ Medium,  *CLUSTERS/ Large, Compact
    • ~Etymology~ Latin/ Vernaculus…Meaning Native, Refering to Commonality In Area.
    • **Considered Not to Be One Grape But a Group/ Family of Grapes Know as Vernaccia.
    • First Documented/ 1200’s
  • VINICULTURE- +AGED/ Drink Young
    • Sight: Clear/ Straw
    • Aroma: Pear, White Peach, Flint, Flowers, Nuts, Spice
    • Palate: Off-Dry/ +BODY, Banana
    • Structure: Medi+Tannins, ABV., Medi Acid
      • FOOD PAIRING… Fish, Vegetable Pasta
      • CHEESE PAIRING

*Vernaccia Nera (Marche) AKA=Garnacha(Spain), Grenache(France), Guarnaccia, Cannonau(Sardinia), Garnatxa(Basque), Carinyena(Catalunya), Siria

VERNACCIA Di ORISTANO*(W)

  • OLD WORLD- ItalySardinia(Oristano DOC.)
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=Aregu Biancu, Cagnaccia, Carnaggia, Granazza
  • VINICULTURE- *STYLES/ Sweet to Dry, Fortified

*Vernatsch (Austria) AKA=Schiava(Italy), Erbanno(Veneto), Trollinger(Germany)

*Vernaza (W)? (Grape With Not Enough Information For Official Inclusion In DtheV.Com.)

VERONA (R)

  • NEW WORLD- America-Colorado, Pennsylvania
  • VINICULTURE- *HYBRID-X=Macgregor(Vitis Riparia) & St. Croix

*Veronese (Italy/ Veneto) AKA=Corvina, Cruina, Cassabria

VERSOALN (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy-Alto Adige(Indigenous)
  • VITICULTURE- Vine Planted at Katzenzungen Castle is Said to Be 350 Years Old.
  • VINICULTURE-
    • Sight:
    • Aroma: Apple(Green)
    • Palate:
    • Structure: Low Tannins, ABV., Medi+Acid

VERTES CSILLAGA (W)

  • NEW WORLD- Hungary
  • VINICULTURE- *HYBRID-X=Seyve-Villard 12-286 & Medoc Noir

VERTZAMI (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Greece-(Letkada Island)Indigenous)

VERUCCESE (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=Verucchese

VERUCCHIESE (R)

  • OLD WORLD- ItalyTuscany(Indigenous)

VESPAIOLO (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy-Veneto(Breganze DOC.)Indigenous)

VESPOLINA (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy-Piemonte(Novaresi DOC.)Indigenous)
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=Ughetta
  • VINICULTURE- +BLENDED/ Nebbiolo(Often),  +TERPENES/ Rotundone
    • Sight:
    • Aroma: Pepper
    • Palate:
    • Structure: Medi-Tannins, Abv., Medi+Acid

*Vgorksi Bijeli ( ? ) AKA=Posip, Posip Veliki, Posipak

VICHOQUENA (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Spain(Indigenous)
  • NEW WORLD- South America

VICTORIA (W)

  • NEW WORLD- America(Indigenous)   Romania
  • VINICULTURE- +USED/ Eating

VICTORIA RED (R)

  • OLD WORLD- America
  • VINICULTURE- +USED/ Eating

VIDADILLO (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Spain-Aragon(Carinena DO.)Indigenous)
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=Crespiello, Garnatxa del Po

VIDAL BLANC*(W)

  • OLD WORLD- France(Indigenous)   England
  • NEW WORLD- Canada-British ColumbiaOntario, Nova Scotia
    • America-New York(Finger Lakes AVA.), Michigan, North Carolina
  • VITICULTURE- *HYBRID-French(Vinifera)-American(Rupestris)
    • X=Ugni Blanc & Rayon d’Or(Seibel 4986) (Breed),  *PROGENY-of-Vitis Rupestris
    • +RESISTANT/ Cold, Downy Mildew,  *SKIN/ Thick
    • ~Etymology~ Refers to Vidal, Jean Louis, Who Developed/ Crossed Grape In 1930.
  • VINICULTURE+USED/ Ice Wine
    • Sight: Clear/ Straw
    • Aroma: Grapefruit, Pineapple, Honey
    • Palate: Dry- Sweet, +BODY, Pear
    • Structure: Medi-Tannins, ABV., Medi+Acid

VIDOC ( ? )

  • OLD WORLD- ?
  • VITICULTURE- *HYBRID-X=Rotundifolia & ?,   +RESISTANT/ Fungal Disease

VIDIANO (W)

  • OLD WORLD- GreeceCrete(Indigenous)
  • VITICULTURE- *PROGENT-of-Thrapsathiri
  • VINICULTURE-
    • Sight:
    • Aroma: Apricot, Jasmine
    • Palate: Peach
    • Structure: Medi-Tannins, Abv., Medi+Acid

VIEN De NUS (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy-Valle d’Aosta(Indigenous)

*Vigiriega (Andalucia) AKA=Jijariego, Verigadiego Blanco, Diego

VIGNOLES*(W)

  • OLD WORLD- France(Indigenous)
  • NEW WORLD- America-New York(Finger Lakes AVA.)   Canada
  • VITICULTURE- *HYBRIDFrench-X=(Vinifera) & American(Rupestris)
    • *PROGENY-of-Vitis Rupestris,  X=Pinot Noir(*CLONE/ Pinot de Corton) & Seibel
  • VINICULTURE-
    • Sight: Clear/ Golden
    • Aroma: Pineapple, Honey, Musty
    • Palate: Citris
    • Structure: Medi-Tannins, Abv, Medi+Acid

VIJARIEGO (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Spain-Canary Islands(Indigenous(El Hierro DO.)
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=Diego, Verijadiego Blanco, Vigiriega
    • *VIGOR/ High,  *RIPENER/ Late,  +RESISTANT/ Disease

VIJARIEGO NERO (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Spain-Canary Islands(Indigenous(El Hierro DO.)

VILANA (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Greece-Crete(Peza)Indigenous)
  • VINICULTURE-
    • Sight:
    • Aroma: Pear, Lemon, Jasmine
    • Palate: Lemon, Banana
    • Structure: Low Tannins, ABV., Medi Acid

VILLARD BLANC (W)

  • OLD WORLD- France
  • VITICULTURE- X=Subereux & Seibel 6468, (Breed),  *PARENT-t0-Csillam, Palatina
    • AKA=Eger 2, Budapest SV 12-375

VILLARD NOIR (R)

  • OLD WORLD-    |   NEW WORLD-
  • VITICULTURE- X=Subereux & Chancellor

VINCENT (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Canada
  • VITICULTURE- *HYBRID-X=Vineland 370628 & Chelois

VINESCH ROTER (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Switzerland-Valais
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=Rouge de Vinesch
    • ~Etymology~ Esch…Referring to a Nearby Town Where it Was Discovered.

VINHAO (R)

  • OLD WORLD- PortugalMinho(Indigenous)   Spain
  • NEW WORLD- Australia(Peel GI.)
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=Sousao(Duoro), Souson(Galicia)
    • +SUSCEPTIBLE/ Powdery Mildew,  *YIELDS/ Low
  • VINICULTURE- +BLENDED/ Vinho Verde(Red), Port
    • Sight: Full
    • Aroma: Elderberries
    • Palate:
    • Structure: High Tannin, ABV., High Acid

VINTAGE (R)

  • NEW WORLD- America
  • VITICULTURE- *BERRIES/ Seedless
  • VITICULTURE- +USED/ Eating, Raisin

VINTAGHJU (R)

  • OLD WORLD- France
  • VITICULTURE- X=Uva Tosca & ?

*Vintaiu? (Grape With Not Enough Information For Official Inclusion In DtheV.Com.)

VIOGNIER*(W) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD Croatia-Dalmatia(Indigenous)   Italy-Sicily
    • France-Northern Rhone(Chateau-Grillet AOC./ Condrieu AOC.)
  • NEW WORLD- America-California(Alexander Valley AVA./ Paso Robles AVA.), Virginia
    • Australia-South Australia   Argentina-Mendoza(Lujan de Cuyo)   Chile-Central Valley(Rapel Valley)  Uruguay   South Africa   “Everwhere
  • VITICULTURE- X=Mondeuse Blanche & ?,  *RELATED-to-Freissa, Mondeuse Blanche, Nebbiolo, Syrah
    • *CLONES/ 105, 642, 642.1, 1042, 1042.1, 1051, Alban
    • +SUSCEPTIBLE/ Powdery Mildew,  *BUDDER/ Early,  *RIPENER/ Early,  *YIELDS/ Low
  • VINICULTURE- +AGED/ Often,  +BLENDED/ Cote-Rotie AOC.(-20%),  +TERPENES/ Monoterpenes
    • Sight: Hazy/ Gold
    • Aroma: Nectarine, Peach, Mango, Citrus Blossom, Acacia, Fennel
    • Palate: Dry-Sweet/ +BODY, Apricot, Honey, Melons +Viscosity
    • Structure: Medi Tannins, +Abv., Low Acid
      • FOOOD PAIRING… Chicken, Lobster, Pork-Loin, Macadamia Nuts
      • CHEESE PAIRING… Brie, Chevre, Gouda
  • CULTURE- ~International Viognier Day~ (April 29th.)

VIOLENTO (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Greece(Zakinthos Island)Indigenous)
  • VITICULTURE- *SKIN/ Color-Red(Rose)

VIOLETA (R)

  • NEW WORLD- Brazil
  • VITICULTURE- *OFF-SPRING-0f-Rubea

VIORICA (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Moldova(Cross)
  • VITICULTURE- X=Aleatico & Seibel

VIOSINHO (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Portugal-Duriense(Douro DO.)Indigenous)/ Tras-os-Montes DO.)
  • VINICULTURE- +BLENDED/ Port(Blanco)

VITAL*(W)

  • OLD WORLD- Portugal-Duriense(Douro DO.)Indigenous)/ Setubal DO.)
  • VITICULTURE- *PARENT-to-Valveirinha, AKA=Malvasia Corada
  • VINICULTURE- +BLENDED/ Port(Blanco), Setubal
    • Sight: Clear/ Hay
    • Aroma: Stone Fruit, Spice
    • Palate: Dry/ -Body
    • Structure: Low Tannins, –ABV., Medi+Acid

VITAL (?)

  • VITICULTURE- ~Etymology~ Meaning Grapevine In Latin~
    • Is a Genus of 79 Species of Vining Plants In the Flowering Plant Family Vitaceae.

VITIS ACERIFOLIA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- America(Great Plains)Indigenous)
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=Desert

VITIS ADENOCLATA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- East Asian-Pacific Refuge(Indigenous)

VITIS ADENOCLADA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS ADSTRICTA (   ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- East Asian-Pacific Refuge(Indigenous)

VITIS AESTIVALIS (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- America(Native), Oklahoma   CanadaOntario
    • Official State Grape of Missouri.
  • VITICULTURE*OFF-SPRING-to- Red= Black Spanish, Herbemont, Norton

VITIS AMAZONICA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS AMURENSIS (   ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- East Asian-Pacific Refuge(Indigenous)
    • *OFF-SPRING-to-
    • Red= Zarya Severa

VITIS ANDERSONII (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS ARIZANICA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- Arizona(Indigenous)
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=Arizona Grape, Canyon Grape
    • Etymology– Referring to Arizona Where Its Indigenous.
    • *OFF-SPRING-to-
    • White= Ambulo Blanc, Caminante Blanc
    • Red= Camminare Noir, Errante Noir, Paseante Noir

VITIS BASHANICA (   ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- East Asian-Pacific Refuge(Indigenous)

VITIS BAILEYANA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS BALANSANA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS BELLULA (   ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- East Asian-Pacific Refuge(Indigenous)

VITIS BERLANDIERI (   ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- Mexico Refuge(Indigenous), New Mexico, Texas
  • VITICULTURE- +RESISTANT/ Drought-Tolerant

VITIS BETULIFOLIA (   ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- East Asian-Pacific Refuge(Indigenous)

VITIS BIFORMIS (  ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- Mexico(South)Indigenous)

VITIS BLANCOI (  ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- Mexico(South)(Indigenous)

VITIS BLOODWORTHIANA (  ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- North America(Indigenous)

VITIS BOURGAEANA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS BRYONIIFOLIA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS CALIFORNICA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- California(North)Indigenous), Cascade Foothills
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=California Grape

VITIS CANDICANS (   ) (SpeciesAncient/ Historical Grape”

  • OLD WORLD- America(South-East) Refuge(Indigenous)

VITIS CHONTALENSIS (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS CHUNGANENSIS (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS CHUNGII (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS CINEREA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- America-Missouri, Louisiana(Indigenous)
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=Graybark Grape
    • *OFF-SPRING-to-
    • White= Antoninette, Cayuga
    • Red= Black Spanish, Catawba, Concord, Hermont, Illinois 547-1, Niagara

VITIS CISSOIDES (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS COIGNETIAE (   ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- East Asian-Pacific Refuge(Indigenous)

VITIS CORDIFOLIA (   ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- America(South-East) Refuge(Indigenous)

VITIS DAVIDII (   ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- East Asian-Pacific Refuge(Indigenous)

VITIS ERYTHROPHYLLA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS FENGQINENSIS (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS FIGARIANA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS FLEXUOSA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- Asia(Indigenous)

VITIS FICIFOLIA (   ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- East Asian-Pacific Refuge(Indigenous)

VITIS FLEXUOSA (    ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- East Asian-Pacific Refuge(Indigenous)

VITIS GIRDIANA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- Southern California(Indigenous), Baja Mexica
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=Desert Grape, Valley Grape

VITIS HANCOCKII (   ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- East Asian-Pacific Refuge(Indigenous)

VITIS HEYNEANA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS HUI (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS JINGGANGENSIS (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS JINZHAINENSIS (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS KELUNGENSIS (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS LABRUSCA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- America(Native)
  • VITICULTURE- *PARENT-to-Taylor
    • White= Antoninette, Cayuga
    • Red= Beta, Belvidere, Brighton, Catawba, Champion, Concord, Hartford, Isabella, Moore’s Diamond, Niagara, Swenson Red, Witt

VITIS LABRUSCANA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS LANCEOLATIFOLIOSA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS LICENCUMII (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- America
  • VITICULTURE- *OFF-SPRING-to- White= Seyval Blanc
    • Red= Jaeger 43, Munson

VITIS LIUBANENSIS (   ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- East Asian-Pacific Refuge(Indigenous)

VITIS LONGQUANENSIS (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS LUOCHENGENSIS (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS MENGHAIENSIS (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS MENGZIENSIS (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS MONTICOLA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- America-Texas(Indigenous)
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=Mountain Grape

VITIS MUSTANGENSIS (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- America-Texas(Native)
  • VITICULTURE- *OFF-SPRING-to- Red= Mustang

VITIS MENINSULARIS (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS NESBITTIANA (   ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- Mexico(South)(Indigenous)

VITIS PALMATA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- America(Indigenous), Mississippi Valley
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=Catbird, Cat, Missouri

VITIS PIASEZKII (  ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- East Asian-Pacific Refuge(Indigenous)

VITIS PILOSONERVA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS POPENOII ( ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- Mexico(South)(Indigenous)

VITIS PSEUDORETICULATA (  ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- East Asian-Pacific Refuge(Indigenous)

VITIS PUBESCENS (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS QINLINGENSIS (   ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- East Asian-Pacific Refuge(Indigenous)

VITIS QUINQUANGULARIS (   ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- East Asian-Pacific Refuge(Indigenous)

VITIS PETORDII (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS RIPARIA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- America(Native)
  • VITICULTURE- *PARENT-to-Taylor
    • White= Elvira
    • Red= Bacchus, Baco Noir, Frontenac, Grande Glabre, Marechal Foch, Triomphe d’Alsace
    • ~Etymology~ Ripa Meaning Bank or Shore Referring to Its Adoption Fertile Riverbanks.

VITIS ROMANETTI (   ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- East Asian-Pacific Refuge(Indigenous)

VITIS RONTUNDIFOLIA (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- America(Native)
  • VITICULTURE- *OFF-SPRING-to
    • Red= Muscadine AKA=Scuppernong

VITIS RUPESTRIS (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- America(Native)
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=The Sand Grape, +RESISTANT/ Drought-Tolerant
    • *OFF-SPRING-to
    • White= Aurore, Chancellor, DeChaunac, Vidal Blanc, Vignoles
    • Red= Illinois 547-1, Norton, Munson, Terras 20
    • ~Etymology~ Rupestris Meaning Rock-Living Referring to Its Adoption to Rock Soils.

VITIS RUYUANENSIS (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS SHENXIENSIS (   ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- East Asian-Pacific Refuge(Indigenous)

VITIS SHUTTLEWORTHII (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- Florida,  Alabama(Indigenous)
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=Caloosa Grape

VITIS VINIFERA/ SILVESTRIS (R) (SpeciesAncient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- Iberian Peninsula

VITIS THUNBERGII (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS TILITOLIA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- America,  Mexico
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=Caribbean Grape

VITIS TRELEASII (  ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- North America(Indigenous)

VITIS TSOII (R) (SpeciesAncient/ Historical Grape

VITIS VINIFERA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- Georgia(Southern Caucasus)(Indigenous)

VITIS VULPINA (R) (SpeciesAncient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- America(Indigenous), Ontario

VITIS WENCHOUENISI (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS WILSONIAE (   ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- East Asian-Pacific Refuge(Indigenous)

VITIS WUHANENSIS (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- ChinaHenan(Indigenous)

VITIS X CHAMPINII (   ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- North America(Indigenous)

VITIS X DOANIANA (   ) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- North America(Indigenous)

VITIS X NOVAE-ANGLIAE (R) (SpeciesAncient/ Historical Grape

VITIS X SLAVINII (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITIS YENSHANENSIS (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • OLD WORLD- East Asian-Pacific Refuge(Indigenous)

VITIS YUNNANENSIS (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

  • NEW WORLD- ChinaYunnan(Indigenous)

VITIS ZHEJIANG-ADSTRICTA (R) (Species) Ancient/ Historical Grape

VITOVSKA (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy-Friuli(Carso DOC./ Isonzo DOC.)Indigenous)   Slovenia
  • VITICULTURE- X=Glera & ?,  AKA=Malvasia Blanc, Tondo
  • VINICULTURE-
    • Sight:
    • Aroma: Green Apple, Orange Blossom
    • Palate: Levon
    • Structure:

VITOVSKA GRGANJA (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Slovenia-Karst(Indigenous)

*Viura (Spain/ Rioja) AKA=Macabeo

VIVARAIS (R)

  • OLD WORLD- ?
  • VITICULTURE- *HYBRID-X=Herbermont d’Aurelles 1 & Munson
    • *PROGENY-0f-Vitis Aestivalis, Vitis Cinerea, Vitis Lincecumii, Vitis Rupestris

VLACHIKO (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Greece-Epirus(Metsovo PGI./ Zitsa PDO.)Indigenous)

VLASKA (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Croatia-Dalmatia(Split)

VLOSH (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Albania(Narta)(Indigenous)

VOLITSA (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Greece-Peloponnese(Indigenous)
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=Volidza

VOLNEY (?)

  • OLD WORLD- America-Texas
  • VITICULTURE- X=Ellen Scott & Muscat Rose

*Volpoia (W)? (Grape With Not Enough Information For Official Inclusion In DtheV.Com.)

VOLPOLA (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Italy-Tuscany(Indigenous)

VOLTIS (W)

  • OLD WORLD- France
  • VITICULTURE- *HYBRIDX=Regent

VOROSKINKA (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Hungary(Indigenous)

VOSKEHAT (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Armenia(Indigenous)
  • VITICULTURE- *RIPNER/ Late,  *SKIN/ Thick
    • ~Etymology~ Meaning Golden Berry…Referring to the Color of Its Skin.
  • VINICULTURE-
    • Sight:
    • Aroma: Tropical
    • Palate:
    • Structure:

*Voslauer (Austria) AKA=Blauer Portugieser(Austria), Early Burgundy(California-Historic), Kekoporto(Hungary), Portugieser, Portugieser Bleu, Portugizac Crni(Croatia)

*Vostilidi ( ? ) AKA=Goustolidi

VOUDOMATO (R)

  • OLD WORLD- GreeceSantorini(Indigenous)

*Vrachanski Misket ( ? ) AKA=Misket Vrachanski

VRADIANO (R)

  • OLD WORLD- GreeceCentral Greece(Indigenous)/ Evia

VRANEC (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Montenegro(Indigenous)Herzegovina   Macedonia 
  • VITICULTURE-X=Tribidrag & ?
    • ~Etymology~ Meaning Black Stallion…Referring to Its Powerful Dark Color.
  • VINICULTURE-
    • Sight: Full
    • Aroma: Strawberry
    • Palate:
    • Structure: Medi+Tannins, ABV., Medi+Acid
  • CULTURE- ~International Vranec Day~ (October 5th., 1st. Friday)

VUGAVA (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Croatia-Dalmatia(Vis Island)Indigenous)
  • VITICULTURE- AKA=Bougava, Bugava, Okatac, Ugava

VUILLERMIN (R)

  • OLD WORLD- France(Chatillon)   Italy-Valle Aosta(Pontey)
  • VITICULTURE- *OFF-SPRING-of-Fumin

VULCANUS (W)

  • OLD WORLD- Hungary-Badacsony(Indigenous)
  • VITICULTURE- X=Szurkebarat & Budai Zold

VYDVIZHENESIS (R)

  • OLD WORLD- Russia(Indigenous)


**Refer to BIBLIOGRAPHY/ Sources For Details On Scholarly Works Referenced.