Ramisco

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Ramisco
Grape (Vitis)
Ramisco.jpg
Color of berry skin Noir
Species Vitis vinifera
Also called Rasmisco nos Açores
Origin Portugal
Formation of seeds Complete
Sex of flowers Hermaphrodite
VIVC number 9899

Ramisco is a red Portuguese wine grape variety[1] that is planted primarily in the Colares DOC. As a varietal, Ramisco produces very tannic and astringent wines.[2]

Synonyms[edit]

There are three synonyms of Ramisco: Ramisco de Colares, Rasmisco nos Açores and Ramisco Tinto.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "RAMISCO". Vitis International Variety Catalogue VIVC. Julius Kühn-Institut - Federal Research Centre for Cultivated Plants (JKI), Institute for Grapevine Breeding - Geilweilerhof (ZR). August 2017. Retrieved 2017-09-22. 
  2. ^ J. Robinson Jancis Robinson's Wine Course Third Edition pg 148 Abbeville Press 2003 ISBN 0-7892-0883-0