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Flashcards in Puglia Deck (13):
1

The Puglia region lies along what bodies of water?

Adriatic Sea
Ionian Sea

2

True/False: Puglia is the least mountainous region of Italy.

True

3

The broad plains and low hills of Puglia are suited to what kind of viticulture?

High-yielding
Mass production

4

What level of Puglia's output is at DOC level?

Less than 2%

5

What varietal wines are produced in Barletta DOCG?

Malvasia Bianca
Nero (Uva) di Troia

6

What is the most cultivated red grape of the Salento peninsula?

Negroamaro

7

What is the dominant grape of Salice Salentino DOC and Brindisi DOC?

Negroamaro

8

Is Negroamaro known for having a light or deep color?

Deep

9

Primitivo is genetically linked to what other grape variety?

Zinfandel

10

Which is likely to show more robust tannins, Negoamaro or Primitivo?

Negroamaro

11

What 100% Primitivo denominazione lies east of Salice Salentino on the Ionian Coast?

Primitivo di Manduria DOC

12

Wines from Primitivo di Manduria Dolce Naturale DOCG must have what minimum sugar content?

50 g/l

13

The majority of Trebbiano grown is Puglia is used for the production of what wine?

Vermouth