Valtènesi DOC (pre-2017)

Valtènesi
Note: This denomination became a subzone of the Riviera del Garda Classico DOC in 2017.
Region:
History: Established as a DOC in 2011; absorbed into Riviera del Garda Classico DOC in 2017
Vineyard Area: 115 ha / 284 acres (2015)
Production: 4,930 hl / 54,770 cases (2015)
Styles and Wine Composition:
ROSATO WINES
  • Chiaretto (Ro): Minimum 50% Groppello (Gentile and/or Mocasina) + OARG
RED WINES
  • Rosso (Rd): Minimum 50% Groppello + OARG

Significant Production Rules:
  • Minimum alcohol level: 11.5%
  • Aging: For Chiaretto, minimum approx. 3–4 months (ERD = February 14, V+1); for Rosso, minimum approx. 10 months (ERD = September 1, V+1)

Last Disciplinare Modification: 09/30/2013