Cannellino di Frascati DOCG

Cannellino di Frascati See Lazio map, ref #28
Region:
History: Formerly part of the Frascati DOC; established as a separate DOCG in 2011
Vineyard Area: 31 ha / 77 acres (2014)
Production: 740 hl / 8,200 cases (2014)
Principal White Grape Varieties: Malvasia
Styles and Wine Composition:
DESSERT AND SPECIALTY WINES
  • Vendemmia Tardiva (WhSw): Minimum 70% Malvasia Bianca di Candia and/or Malvasia del Lazio (locally Malvasia Puntinata); maximum 30% Bellone, Bombino Bianco, Greco, and/or Trebbiano; maximum 15% OAWG

Significant Production Rules:
  • Minimum alcohol level: Approx. 10.0% (12.5% potential)
  • Residual sugar: Minimum 35 g/l (3.5%)
  • Aging: No minimum specified

Last Disciplinare Modification: 03/07/2014