Unit 5: White Wines of the Peninsula and Islands

Duino, near Monfalcone, Trieste coast, Friuli-Venezia Giulia

In Unit 5, we turn to white wines, focusing on those made in the Italian islands and the regions of the Italian peninsula.

Topics in this unit include:

  • White Grape Varieties of the Peninsula & Islands
  • Trebbiano
  • Vermentino-Based DOPs
  • Liguria
  • Sardinia
  • Tuscany
  • Grecchetto-Based DOPs
  • Lazio
  • Campania
  • Sicily
  • Abruzzo
  • Marche and Verdicchio-Based DOPs
  • Seafood-Based Italian Cuisine

There is one sample topic from this unit included in the preview: “Sicily.” Click either the “Mark Complete” button or the “Next Lesson” link below to continue.