Refosco di Faedis

Refosco di Faedis: An Overview Refosco di Faedis is a red grape variety, primarily grown in Italy's Friuli-Venezia Giulia region. It produces wines that are characterized by their deep colour, intense aromas and powerful tannins.

Colour, Aromas and Taste Profile

Refosco di Faedis is a dark-skinned grape variety with a full-bodied and tannic taste profile. Wine made from Refosco di Faedis tend to have intense aromas of ripe red fruits, leather and tobacco. They also have notes of spice, black pepper and a hint of bitter almond. Where is it Grown in north-east Italy, especially in its homeland in the province of Udine, between Faedis and Torreano, but has virtually disappeared.

Fresh Refosco di Faedis grapes on the vine

Regional Features & Food Pairings

Refosco di Faedis is a vigorous and late-ripening variety that is best suited to warm climates. The grapes are dense and thick-skinned, making them ideal for long maceration times and aging in oak barrels. Refosco di Faedis wines from Friuli-Venezia Giulia are typically full-bodied and tannic, with intense aromas of ripe red fruits, leather and tobacco. Refosco di Faedis wines pair well with roasted or grilled meats, game and cheeses. They also pair well with tomato-based dishes, rich pasta dishes and aged cheeses.

Foods to pair with Refosco di Faedis:

Deep fried
Light meat
Fun Fact about Refosco di Faedis
Refosco di Faedis has parent-offspringrelationships with Tazzelenghe.

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