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Pignoletto (grape variety)

The white grape variety originates from Italy. The name is most likely derived from the elongated grape shape (pigna = fir cone). Synonyms are Aglionzina, Alionzina, Grechetto di Todi, Grechetto Gentile, Occhietto, Pallagrello di Caserta, Piedimonte Bianco, Pignoletta Bianca, Pignoletto Bolognese, Pignolino, Pulcinculo, Rébola, Ribolla Riminese, Strozzavolpe and Uve Pignole. Although it may appear to have synonyms or morphological similarities, it must not be confused with Graševina(Welschriesling), Grechetto di Orvieto, Pallagrello Bianco (Piedimonte Bianco), Pignolo, Pinot Blanc or Ribolla Gialla

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