Terre Alfieri DOC

Terre Alfieri See Piemonte (Asti area) map, ref #14
Region:
History: Established as a DOC in 2009
Vineyard Area: 25 ha / 62 acres (2015)
Production: 1,490 hl / 16,600 cases (2016)
Principal White Grape Varieties: Arneis
Principal Red Grape Varieties: Nebbiolo
Styles and Wine Composition:
WHITE WINES
  • Arneis (Wh): Minimum 85% Arneis + OANWG
RED WINES
  • Nebbiolo (Rd): Minimum 85% Nebbiolo + OANRG

Significant Production Rules:
  • Vineyard elevation: Minimum 130 m (425 ft); maximum 350 m (1,150 ft)
  • Minimum alcohol level: 11.5% for Arneis or 12.0% if a vineyard is named; 12.5% for Nebbiolo or 13.0% if a vineyard is named
  • Aging: Minimum 4 months (ERD = March 1, V+1)

Last Disciplinare Modification: 11/30/2011