Forastera Blanca (Gomera)

You know a grape is rare when you can’t find any information on it at the usual wine websites. Wikipedia has a brief note basically stating it is from the Canary Islands and genetically distinct from the Italian grape variety of the same name.

The best information I could find was from a university working to categorise local Spanish grape varieties. Unfortunately it’s all in Spanish so you’ll have to google translate.

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