IGP Colline Savonesi

Region:
History: Established in 1995
Vineyard Area: 12 ha / 29 acres (2014)
Production: 696 hl / 7,725 cases (2014)
Principal White Grape Varieties: Albana, Albarola, Bianchetta Genovese, Bosco, Greco, Lumassina, Malvasia, Moscato, Pigato, Sauvignon Blanc, Trebbiano, Vermentino
Principal Red Grape Varieties: Albarossa, Alicante, Barbera, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Canaiolo Nero, Ciliegiolo, Dolcetto, Merlot, Rossese, Sangiovese, Syrah
Styles and Wine Composition:
WHITE WINES
  • Bianco (Wh, WhFr): Any proportions of grape varieties approved for the region of Liguria
  • Lumassina (Wh, WhFr): Minimum 85% Lumassina (locally Buzzetto or Mataosso) + OANWG
ROSATO WINES
  • Rosato (Ro): Any proportions of grape varieties approved for the region of Liguria
RED WINES
  • Rosso (Rd): Any proportions of grape varieties approved for the region of Liguria
  • Granaccia (Rd): Minimum 85% Alicante (locally Granaccia) + OANRG
  • Novello (Rosso)
DESSERT AND SPECIALTY WINES
  • Passito (Wh, WhSw): Any proportions of grape varieties approved for the region of Liguria

Significant Production Rules:
  • Zone of production: Hilly parts of the province of Savona
  • Minimum alcohol level: 10.0% for all wines; 10.0% potential for Passito
  • Aging: No minimums specified

Last Disciplinare Modification: 11/30/2011