Is assigned for the production of passito wine. Yet of great quality, is cultivated in the hills and wine, while verduzzo giallo, scarcely productive, verde is grown on the plain and yields a dry white verduzzo verde and verduzzo giallo. Verduzzo in the hilly areas. There are two major clones: variety from our region. it is cultivated mainly verduzzo is a typical, widely grown indigenous.
It is surely a grape variety of ancient origin, since some authors believe it was also cultivated in roman times. It delighted the palates of popes and emperors, in highly prestigious markets all over europe. Being characterised by extremely limited production, since the 2006 harvesting it has been granted the controlled and guaranteed designation of origin label, valid for the only territory of colli orientali del Friuli.