Loazzolo DOC

Loazzolo See Piemonte (Asti area) map, ref #8
Region:
History: Established as a DOC in 1992
Vineyard Area: 1 ha / 2.5 acres (2014)
Production: 54 hl / 600 cases (2014)
Principal White Grape Varieties: Moscato
Styles and Wine Composition:
DESSERT AND SPECIALTY WINES
  • Bianco or Vendemmia Tardiva (WhSw): 100% Moscato Bianco

Significant Production Rules:
  • Grapes cannot be harvested until after September 20
  • Grapes must be dried on or off the vine and must be affected by botrytis
  • Minimum alcohol level: 11.0% (15.5% potential)
  • Residual sugar: Minimum 50 g/l (5.0%)
  • Aging: Minimum 2 years, including 6 months in barrel (ERD = January 1, V+2)

Last Disciplinare Modification: 11/30/2011