Vermentino di Sardegna DOC

Vermentino di Sardegna May be produced anywhere on the island of Sardegna (see map)
Region:
History: Established as a DOC in 1988
Vineyard Area: 1,081 ha / 2,670 acres (2014)
Production: 87,900 hl / 976,700 cases (2014)
Principal White Grape Varieties: Vermentino
Styles and Wine Composition:
WHITE WINES
  • Bianco (Wh, WhFr, WhSw, WhFrSw): Minimum 85% Vermentino + OANWG
SPARKLING WINES
  • Spumante (WhSp): Minimum 85% Vermentino + OANWG

Significant Production Rules:
  • Minimum alcohol level: 10.0% for Spumante (11.0% potential); 10.5% for Bianco
  • Residual sugar: Spumante can range from natural (zero dosage) to demisec
  • Aging: No minimums specified

Last Disciplinare Modification: 11/30/2011