Unit 3: Central Italian Reds

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Unit 3 introduces the red wines of central Italy, home of Lambrusco, Sangiovese, and Montepulciano wines.

Topics in this unit include:

  • Regions of Central Italy
  • Red Grape Varieties of Central Italy
  • Emilia Romagna
  • Tuscany
  • Sangiovese-Based DOPs
  • Super Tuscans
  • Lazio
  • Umbria
  • Marche
  • Abruzzo
  • Molise
  • Montepulciano-Based DOPs
  • Central Italian Cuisine
  • Italian Language: Conversational Basics

There are two sample topics from this unit included in the preview: “Red Grape Varieties of Central Italy” and “Emilia Romagna.” Click either the “Mark Complete” button or the “Next Lesson” link below to continue.