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Rosso Orvietano / Orvietano Rosso DOC

Region: Umbria

Synopsis

Region:

History: Established as a DOC in 1998

Vineyard Area: 17 ha / 42 acres (2019)

Production: 380 hl / 4,200 cases (5-year average)

Styles and Wine Composition

RED WINES
  • Rosso (Rd): Minimum 70% Aleatico, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Canaiolo Nero, Ciliegiolo, Merlot, Montepulciano, Pinot Nero, and/or Sangiovese + OARG
  • Aleatico (Rd, RdSw): Minimum 85% Aleatico + OARG
  • Cabernet (Rd): Minimum 85% Cabernet Franc and/or Cabernet Sauvignon + OARG
  • Cabernet Franc (Rd): Minimum 85% Cabernet Franc + OARG
  • Cabernet Sauvignon (Rd): Minimum 85% Cabernet Sauvignon + OARG
  • Canaiolo (Rd): Minimum 85% Canaiolo Nero + OARG
  • Ciliegiolo (Rd): Minimum 85% Ciliegiolo + OARG
  • Merlot (Rd): Minimum 85% Merlot + OARG
  • Pinot Nero (Rd): Minimum 85% Pinot Nero + OARG
  • Sangiovese (Rd): Minimum 85% Sangiovese + OARG

Significant Production Rules

  • Maximum vineyard elevation: 600 m (1,970 ft)
  • Minimum alcohol level: 9.5% for Aleatico (11.5% potential); 11.5% for all other wines
  • Aging: No minimums specified

Last Disciplinare Modification:

11/30/2011

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