Falerio DOC

Falerio See Marche map, ref #7
Region:
History: Established as a DOC in 1975
Vineyard Area: 375 ha / 926 acres (2014)
Production: 20,000 hl / 222,200 cases (2014)
Principal White Grape Varieties: Pecorino, Trebbiano
Styles and Wine Composition:
WHITE WINES
  • Bianco (Wh): 20–50% Trebbiano Toscano; 10–30% Passerina; 10–30% Pecorino; maximum 20% OANWG
  • Pecorino (Wh): Minimum 85% Pecorino + OANWG

Significant Production Rules:
  • Maximum vineyard elevation: 700 m (2,300 ft)
  • Minimum alcohol level: 11.5% for Bianco; 12.0% for Pecorino
  • Aging: No minimums specified

Last Disciplinare Modification: 07/12/2013