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1

What DOC of Umbria is responsible for most of the region's production?

Orvieto DOC

2

What is Orvieto?

DOC white wine produced from Grechetto and Trebbiano Toscano in Umbria.
-Min. 60% Grechetto

3

What is Procanico?

Trebbiano Toscano in Umbria

4

Where is Lago di Corbara DOC located?

Within the territory of Orvieto on tuffeau soils
-min. 70% Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Pinot Nero, Sangiovese combined or seperately

5

What are the 2 most celebrated red wines of Umbria?

Sagrantino di Montefalco DOCG
Torgiano Rosso Riserva DOCG

6

What is the grape of Sagrantino di Montefalco DOCG and what is the aging requirement?

100% Sagrantino-naturally high in alcohol and tannin
-min. 37 months of aging including 12 months of wood for the dry wines
-historically passito in style

7

Name 2 high quality Sagrantino di Montefalco producers.

Marco Caprai
Paolo Bea

8

What is the grape of Torgiano Rosso Riserva DOCG and its aging requirement?

70-100%Sangiovese
-min. 3 years of aging including 6 mos. in bottle
-DOCG in 1990
-Only Riserva bottlings are DOCG

9

Who is the largest producer of Torgiano?

The Lungarotti Family.

10

True or False:
Umbria is completely land-locked.

True