Alezio DOC

Alezio See Puglia map, ref #6
Region:
History: Established as a DOC in 1983
Vineyard Area: 4 ha / 10 acres (2017)
Production: 130 hl / 1,400 cases (2017)
Principal Red Grape Varieties: Negroamaro
Styles and Wine Composition:
ROSATO WINES
  • Rosato (Rd): Minimum 80% Negroamaro; maximum 20% Malvasia Nera, Sangiovese, and/or Montepulciano
RED WINES
  • Rosso (Rd): Minimum 80% Negroamaro; maximum 20% Malvasia Nera, Sangiovese, and/or Montepulciano
  • Riserva (Rosso)

Significant Production Rules:
  • Minimum alcohol level: 12.0% for Rosato and Rosso; 12.5% for Riserva
  • Aging: For Riserva, minimum 2 years (ERD = November 1, V+2)

Last Disciplinare Modification: 10/23/2013