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Flashcards in Valle d'Aosta Deck (10):
1

What is Italy's smallest region?

Valle d'Aosta
-ranks last amongst Italy's 20 regions in volume of production

2

Around what river are the vineyards of Valle d'Aosta concentrated?

Dora Baltea River

3

What is the only DOC zone of Valle d'Aosta?

Valle d'Aosta DOC

4

What are the 7 sub-appellations of Valle d'Aosta DOC?

Arnad-Monjovet
Blanc de Morgex et de la Salle
Chambave
Donnas
Enfer d'Arvier
Nus
Torrette

5

What is the primary grape of Torrette, Chambave, and Enfer d'Arvier?

Petit Rouge

6

What is Picotendro?

A local synonym for Nebbiolo in Valle d'Aosta
-in Donnas and Arnad Monjovet

7

True or False:
French is an authorized language of Valle d'Aosta.

True

8

What are the 5 grape varietals that are authorized for labeling in Valle d'Aosta?

Petit Arvine
Gamay
Petit Rouge
Fumin
Prematta (usually rose wines)

9

What us the white grape responsible for thestilland sparkling wines of La Salle?

Blanc de Morgex or Prie

10

What grape provides a high proportion of the blend for Donnas and Arnad-Monjovet reds?

Picotendro