Dolcetto di Ovada DOC

Dolcetto di Ovada See Piemonte (Langhe area) map, ref #11
Region:
History: Established as a DOC in 1972; Dolcetto di Ovada Superiore (Ovada) was established as a separate DOCG in 2008
Vineyard Area: 335 ha / 827 acres (2015)
Production: 12,990 hl / 144,000 cases (2016)
Principal Red Grape Varieties: Dolcetto
Styles and Wine Composition:
RED WINES
  • Rosso (Rd): Minimum 97% Dolcetto + OANG

Significant Production Rules:
  • Maximum vineyard elevation: 600 m (1,970 ft)
  • Minimum alcohol level: 11.5%
  • Aging: No minimums specified

Last Disciplinare Modification: 07/12/2013