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1

t or f
there are twenty provinces in italy

t

2

what is the name of the mountain range that divides italy from north to south

apennine mountains

3

according to italian wine laws what is the highest quality level

docg

4

what does doc stand for

demoniazione de origine controllata
demarcated and controlled origin

5

t or f
wines awarded docg status have lower yields than doc and igt designated wines

t

6

what does igt stand for?

indicazione geographica tipica
indication of a typical geographic region

7

t or f
italian igt wine is equivalent of a french vin de pays or german landwein

t

8

name the docg wines from toscana

chianti
chianti clssico
brunello di montalcino
vino nobile di montepulciano
carmingnano rosso
vernaccia di san gimiganano
morellino di scansano

9

name the docg wines from piemonte

barolo
barbaresco
gattinara
ghemme
gavi
asti
moscato d asti
brachetto d asti
roerro arneis
dolcetto di dogliani superiore

10

t or f
soave valpolicella and bardolino are all docg wines from veneto

f they are doc wines

11

is franciacorta a docg wine

yes

12

in abbruzzo what wines come from here

montepulciano d abruzzo

13

in campagnia what wines come from here

greco di tufo
taurasi
fiano di avellino

14

in emilia romagna what wines come from here?

albana di romagna
lambrusco

15

in friuli venezia giulia what wines come from here

tocai fruiliano

16

in lazio what wines come from here

frascati
cinqueterre

17

in liguria what wines come from here

inferno
grumello
valgella
sfursat

18

Piemonte what wines come from here

barolo
gavi
gattinara
nebbiolo d alba
barbaresco
asti
barbera d alba
dolcetto
gavi di gavi
barchetto d acqui

19

marche what wines come from here

rosso piceno
verdicchio

20

Puglia what wines come from here

salice salentino

21

trention alto adige what wines come from here

teroldego roatlino

22

toscana what wines come from here

chianti classico
galestro
brunello di montalcino
vernaccia di san gimignano
vin santo
rosso di montalcino
vino nobile di montepulciano
morellino di scansano

23

umbria

orvieto classico

24

veneto

soave
valpolicella
amarone

25

give the primary grape for barolo

nebbiolo

26

give the primary grape for chianti

sangiovese

27

give the primary grape for vino bobile di montepulciano

sangiovese

28

give the primary grape for inferno

nebbiolo

29

give the primary grape for brunello di montalcino

sangiovese

30

give the primary grape for galestro

nebbiolo