Castel del Monte Rosso Riserva DOCG

Castel del Monte Rosso Riserva See Puglia map, ref #29
History: Formerly part of the Castel del Monte DOC; established as a separate DOCG in 2011
Vineyard Area: 37 ha / 91 acres (2014)
Production: Approx. 2,500 hl (total 2013/14); no wine bottled yet by June 2014
Principal Red Grape Varieties: Uva di Troia
Styles and Wine Composition:
  • Riserva (Rd): Minimum 65% Uva di Troia (locally Nero di Troia) + OANRG

Significant Production Rules:
  • Minimum alcohol level: 13.0%
  • Residual sugar: Maximum 10 g/l (1.0%)
  • Aging: Minimum 2 years, including 1 year in barrel (ERD = November 1, V+2)

Last Disciplinare Modification: 03/07/2014