romanian grapes

Feteasca Neagra

Feteasca Neagra - Romanian grape variety

Regions: Moldova, Muntenia, Oltenia, Banat, Dobrogea.

Characteristics: Feteasca Neagra, or the Black Maiden, in English, is in an old native variety, grown in several areas of Romania. These grapes produce dry, semidry or sweet wines, with an alcohol content of 12-14%, a deep red color with ruby shades, and a black currant flavor, richer and smoother with aging. This variety produces high end wines, perfect for aging!