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Amelia

DOC area for red, rosé and white wines in the Italian region Umbria, In 2011, the wines of the former DOC area Colli Amerini were transferred . The area includes the municipalities of Attigliano, Giove, Penna in Teverina, Alviano, Amelia, Calvi dell'Umbria, Guardea, Lugnano in Teverina, Montecastrilli, Narni, Otricoli, San Gemini and Terni in the province of Terni. The Roman poet Virgil (70-19 BC) reported that wines were delivered from here to Rome.

The Bianco is going out Trebbiano Toscano (to 50%), as well as other approved varieties (max 15%) pressed. Rosso (also as Novello and Riserva ) and Rosato are out Sangiovese (to 50%), as well as other approved varieties (max 15%) produced. The varietal wines must contain at least 85% of each variety. These are Ciliegiolo (also as Riserva), Grechetto Grechetto di Orvieto, Malvasia Malvasia Bianca Lunga. Merlot (also called Riserva) and Sangiovese (also called Riserva). Of the Vin Santo is made from Trebbiano Toscano (to 50%), the salmon red Vin Santo Occhio di Pernice produced from Sangiovese (max 15%). If the grapes come from classified vineyards, can Vigna followed by the layer name.

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