Dolcetto d’Asti DOC

Dolcetto d’Asti See Piemonte (Asti area) map, ref #5

178490461-Astigiano vineyards, Piedmont

Region:
History: Established as a DOC in 1974
Vineyard Area: 126 ha / 311 acres (2014)
Production: 3,840 hl / 42,700 cases (2014)
Principal Red Grape Varieties: Dolcetto
Styles and Wine Composition:
RED WINES
  • Rosso (Rd): 100% Dolcetto
  • Superiore (Rosso)

Significant Production Rules:
  • Minimum alcohol level: 11.5% for Rosso; 12.5% for Superiore
  • Aging: For Superiore, minimum 1 year (ERD = January 1, V+2)

Last Disciplinare Modification: 11/30/2011