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Flashcards in Puglia Deck (10):
1

What is the least mountainous region in Italy?

Puglia

2

What region is home to 3 of the 4 DOCGs of Puglia?

Castel del Monte

3

What is the grape of Barletta DOC in Castel del Monte?

Nero (or Uva) di Troia

4

What is the most cultivated red grape of Puglia?

Negroamaro

5

What are the 2 prominent DOCs for Negroamaro?

Salice Salentino DOC
Brindisi DOC

6

What are the 2 white grapes that show promise in Salice Salentino DOC?

-Chadonnay
-Pinot Bianco

7

Name 2 varietal wines of Primitivo?

Primitivo di Manduria DOC
Primitivo di Manduria Dolce Naturale DOCG

8

What is the minimum RS required for Primitivo di Maduria Dolce Naturale DOCG?

min. 50 g/l RS
-may be subject to the appasimento process

9

How many DOCs does Basilicata have?

4
-Aglianico del Vulture DOC*
-Grottino di Roccanova DOC
-Matera DOC
-Terre dell'Alta Val d'Agri DOC

10

What is the sole DOCG of Basilicata?

Aglianico del Vulture Superiore DOCG
-min 13.5 abv
-min 3 years of aging including 1 year in wood
-min 5 years of aging for Riserva