In the Province of Cuneo, this vine is grown near Saluzzo and around the town of Verduno.
Pelaverga from Verduno, known as “Pelaverga Piccolo” is a sturdy vine with a good output.
The bunch is medium to large, cone or pyramid shaped, and sparse with bluet-violet grapes.
The wine produced is ruby red in colour with violet highlights, and hints of fruit and spices. It should be drunk young or after only moderate ageing.
Texts taken from “CUNEO VINI” – Published by the Chamber Of Commerce of Cuneo.