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VIURA

Spanish variety. Very popular in Catalonia, where it is called Macabeo and it is used for making Cava.

PHENOLOGY
Late sprout.

CLUSTERS AND BERRIES
Large cluster. Medium-sized and yellow berry.

PESTS AND DISEASES
Sensitive to botrytis.

AGRONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS
Vigorous, upright growing. Sensitive to drought .Very productive; therefore, it requires a controlled pruning.

OENOLOGICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Produces dry, slightly acidic wines, which can be barrel-fermented. Widely used for producing Cava.

SELECTED CLONES
630

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