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DOCG of Abruzzo

Montelpuciano d'Abruzzo Colline Termane

90% Montelpuciano

10% max Sangiovese

Min 2 years with 1 year in oak or chestnut and 6 mo. in bottle.

Riserva: 3 years including 1 year in oak or chestnut with 6 mo. in bottle

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DOCG of Basilicata

Aglianico del Vulture Superiore

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Communes of Ciro Classico DOC

Ciro and Ciro Marina

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Where is Ciro DOC and what are the main white and red grapes

Ciro is in Calabria

White: 80% Greco

Red: 80% Gaglioppo

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DOCG's of Campania

-Aglianico del Taburno
-Finao di Avellino
-Greco di Tufo
-Taurasi

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At what percentage is Fiano required for Fiano di Avellino

85%

The remainder can be Trebbiano, Coda di Volpe and Greco

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What two grapes are allowed in Greco di Tufo

85% Min Greco

Max 15% Coda di Volpe

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At what % is aglianico required for Taurasi

85%

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Min. ABV for Taurasi Riserva

12.5%

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Aging regiment for Taurasi/Riserva

Taurasi: 3 years including 1 in wood

Riserva: 4 years including 18 months in wood

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DOCG's of Emilia-Romagna

-Colli Bolognesi Classico Pignoletto

-Romagna Albana

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DOCG of Friuli

-Colli Orientali del Friuli Picolit
-Lison (Shared with veneto)
-Ramandolo
-Rosazzo

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Subzone of Colli Orientali del Friuli Picolit

Cialla, located in the commune of Prepotto

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What grape of friuli is explicitly prohibited in the sweet wines of COllir Orientali del Friuli Picolit

Gewurtztraminer

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Minimum alcohol of Colli Orientali del Friuli Picolit "Cialla"

16%

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Where would you find the DOCG Lison

Shared between Friuli and Veneto

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What is Tai

Synonym for Friulano

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What is the grape of Ramandolo DOCG

100% Verduzzo Friulano

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What is the main grape of Rosazzo DOCG

Friulano, mandated at a min. 50%

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When was Rosazzo promoted to DOCG status. What was it classified as prior to this

2011

Rosazzo used to be considered a subzone of Colli Orientali del Friuli

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DOCG's of Lazio

-Cannellino di Frascati
-Cesanese del Piglio
-Frascati Superiore

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What two regions share Orvieto DOC

Lazio and Umbria

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What style of wine is designated to Cannellino di Frascati DOCG

Sweet wine based on Min. 70% Malvasia

RS: 35 g/L

(Lazio)

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What was the first DOCG of Lazio

Cesanaese del Piglio, awarded DOCG status in 2008

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What regions share Colli di Luni DOC

Liguria and Tuscany

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What is Sciacchetra

Sweet wine from Cinque Terre DOC based on Min 40% Bosco

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What DOC's are shared between Lombardia and Veneto

-Garda
-Lugana
-San Martino della Battaglia

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DOCG's of Lombardia

-Franciacorta DOCG
-Scanzo
-Oltrepo Pavese Metodo Classico
-Sforzato di Valtellina
-Valtellina Superiore

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Max. percentage of Pinot Bianco allowed in Franciacorta

50%

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Minimum percentage of Pinot Nero for Franciacorta Rosé

25%