|Color of berry skin Blanc|
Notable regions Savoy wine region
Sweetness of resulting wine Dry
Species Common Grape Vine
|Also called see list of synonyms|
Wine color White wine
|Similar Gringet, Common Grape Vine, Merille, Camaralet, Barbaroux|
Molette is a white French wine grape planted primarily in the Savoie region. As a varietal wine, Molette tends to produce neutral tasting wine so it is often blended with Roussette to add more complexity.
DNA analysis has revealed Molette to be a cross between Gouais blanc and an unidentified grape variety.
Molette is also known under the synonyms Molette blanche and Molette de Seyssel.
Molette is also used as a synonym for Mondeuse blanche and Mondeuse noire. Furthermore, Molette noire is a synonym of Mondeuse noire and Molette de Montmelian is a synonym of Jacquère.