Lago di Caldaro / Caldaro / Kalterersee / Kalterer DOC

Lago di Caldaro, Kalterersee See Trentino–Alto Adige map, ref #2

466368701-Tramin

Region:
History: Established as a DOC in 1970
Vineyard Area: 436 ha / 1,077 acres (2014)
Production: 22,130 hl / 245,900 cases (2014)
Principal Red Grape Varieties: Schiava
Styles and Wine Composition:
RED WINES
  • Rosso (Rd): Minimum 85% Schiava (Gentile, Grigia, or Grossa) + OARG
  • Scelto or Auslese (Rd): Minimum 85% Schiava + OARG
  • Superiore (Classico subzone only)

Subzone:

  • Classico, from the communes of Appiano, Bronzolo, Caldaro, Cortaccia, Egna, Montagna, Ora, Termeno, and Vadena

Significant Production Rules:
  • Maximum vineyard elevation: 600 m (1,970 ft)
  • Minimum alcohol level: 10.5% for Rosso; 11.0% for Rosso Classico Superiore; 11.5% for Scelto; 12.0% for Scelto Classico Superiore
  • Aging: No minimums specified

Last Disciplinare Modification: 11/30/2011