IGP Daunia

Region:
History: Established in 1995
Vineyard Area: 1,033 ha / 2,552 acres (2014)
Production: 26,700 hl / 296,100 cases (2014)
Principal White Grape Varieties: Bianco di Alessano, Biancolella, Bombino Bianco, Chardonnay, Cococciola, Coda di Volpe, Falanghina, Fiano, Garganega, Gewürztraminer, Greco, Malvasia, Manzoni Bianco, Montonico Bianco, Moscato, Mostosa, Pinot Bianco, Pinot Grigio, Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon, Sylvaner Verde, Trebbiano, Verdeca, Verdicchio, Vermentino, Welschriesling (Riesling Italico)
Principal Red Grape Varieties: Aglianico, Aleatico, Barbera, Bombino Nero, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Greco Nero, Lambrusco, Malbec, Malvasia Nera, Merlot, Montepulciano, Negroamaro, Nero d’Avola (Calabrese), Pampanuto, Petit Verdot, Piedirosso, Pinot Nero, Primitivo, Refosco, Sangiovese, Syrah, Uva di Troia
Styles and Wine Composition:
WHITE WINES
  • Bianco (Wh, WhFr, WhFrSw): Any proportions of white grape varieties approved for the province of Foggia
  • Varietals (Wh, WhFr, WhFrSw): Minimum 85% Bianco di Alessano, Biancolella, Bombino Bianco, Chardonnay, Coda di Volpe, Falanghina, Fiano, Greco, Lambrusco Maestri (vinified as a white wine), Malvasia, Manzoni Bianco, Montonico Bianco, Moscatello Selvatico, Moscato, Pampanuto, Pinot Bianco, Pinot Grigio, Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon, Sylvaner Verde, Trebbiano, Verdeca, Verdicchio, Vermentino, or Welschriesling + OAWG
  • Dual varietals (Wh, WhFr, WhFrSw): 50–85% of first-named variety; 15–50% of other variety
ROSATO WINES
  • Rosato (Ro, RoFr, RoFrSw): Any proportions of red grape varieties approved for the province of Foggia
  • Varietals (Ro, RoFr, RoFrSw): Minimum 85% Aglianico, Aleatico, Barbera, Bombino Nero, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Lambrusco, Malbec, Malvasia Nera, Merlot, Negroamaro, Petit Verdot, Piedirosso, Pinot Nero, Primitivo, Refosco dal Peduncolo Rosso, Sangiovese, Syrah, or Uva di Troia + OARG
  • Dual varietals (Ro, RoFr, RoFrSw): 50–85% of first-named variety; 15–50% of other variety
  • Novello (Rosato, rosato varietals)
RED WINES
  • Rosso (Rd, RdFr, RdFrSw): Any proportions of red grape varieties approved for the province of Foggia
  • Varietals (Rd, RdFr, RdFrSw): Minimum 85% Aglianico, Aleatico, Barbera, Bombino Nero, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Lambrusco, Malbec, Malvasia Nera, Merlot, Negroamaro, Petit Verdot, Piedirosso, Pinot Nero, Primitivo, Refosco dal Peduncolo Rosso, Sangiovese, Syrah, or Uva di Troia + OARG
  • Dual varietals (Rd, RdFr, RdFrSw): 50–85% of first-named variety; 15–50% of other variety
  • Novello (Rosso, red varietals)
SPARKLING WINES
  • Spumante (WhSp, WhSpSw): Any proportions of grape varieties approved for the province of Foggia
  • Rosato Spumante (RoSp, RoSpSw): Any proportions of grape varieties approved for the province of Foggia
  • Varietal Spumante (WhSp, WhSpSw): Minimum 85% of any one of the allowed white grape varieties + OAWG
DESSERT AND SPECIALTY WINES
  • Vendemmia Tardiva Bianco (Wh, WhSw): Same as Bianco or white varietals
  • Vendemmia Tardiva Rosso (Rd, RdSw): Same as Rosso or red varietals
  • Bianco Passito (Wh, WhSw): Same as Bianco or white varietals
  • Rosso Passito (Rd, RdSw): Same as Rosso or red varietals

Significant Production Rules:
  • Zone of production: Entire province of Foggia and the communes of Margherita di Savoia, San Ferdinando di Puglia, and Trinitapoli in the province of Barletta-Andria-Trani
  • Minimum alcohol level: 9.5% for all frizzante and spumante wines (10.0% potential for Rosso frizzante); 10.5% for Bianco tranquillo; 11.0% for Rosato tranquillo, Rosso tranquillo, and Novello; 11.0% for Vendemmia Tardiva and Passito (15.0% potential)
  • Aging: No minimums specified

Last Disciplinare Modification: 06/11/2014