Falerio DOC

Falerio See Marche map, ref #10
Region:
History: Established as a DOC in 1975
Vineyard Area: 382 ha / 944 acres (2015)
Production: 23,300 hl / 259,000 cases (2016)
Principal White Grape Varieties: Pecorino, Trebbiano
Styles and Wine Composition:
WHITE WINES
  • Bianco (Wh): 20–50% Trebbiano Toscano; 10–30% Passerina; 10–30% Pecorino; maximum 20% OANWG
  • Pecorino (Wh): Minimum 85% Pecorino + OANWG

Significant Production Rules:
  • Maximum vineyard elevation: 700 m (2,300 ft)
  • Minimum alcohol level: 11.5% for Bianco; 12.0% for Pecorino
  • Aging: No minimums specified

Last Disciplinare Modification: 07/12/2013