DOC area (also Trasimeno) for red wines, rosé wines and white wines in the Italian region Umbria
, The zone comprises parts of the municipalities of Castiglione del Lago, Città della Pieve, Corciano, Magione, Paciano, Panicale, Passignano sul Trasimeno, Perugia, Piegaro and Tuoro sul Trasimeno in the province of Perugia. If the grapes come from classified vineyards, you can use the bottle label Vigna
followed by the location name.
(also called Frizzante
and Vin Santo
) is made Trebbiano Toscano
(for. 40%), any use of Grechetto
, Pinot Bianco = Pinot Blanc
and Pinot Grigio Pinot gris
(to 30%), as well as other approved varieties (max. 30%) blended. The Bianco Scelto
(Scelto = choice
) is mixed in Vermentino
, Grechetto, Chardonnay, Pinot Bianco, Pinot Grigio, Sauvignon Sauvignon Blanc
and Riesling Italico Riesling (85%).
The wine types Rosso
(also as Novello
and Frizzante) and Rosato
are out Sangiovese
(for. 40%), in any use of Ciliegiolo
and Cabernet Sauvignon
(30%) and other approved varieties (max. 30%). The Rosso Scelto
is used in any way from Gamay, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Pinot Nero Pinot Noir
(70%), Sangiovese (15%), and other approved varieties (max. 15%).
The varietal wines
must contain at least 85% of the respective varieties. This is the white wine
Grechetto, as well as the three red wines
Cabernet Sauvignon, Gamay and Merlot. As Riserva
there are the four types of wine Rosso, Cabernet Sauvignon, Gamay and Merlot.
The Spumante Metodo Classico
(Metodo classico = bottle fermentation
) is produced in any mix of Chardonnay, Pinot Bianco, Pinot Grigio, Pinot Nero and Grechetto (70%), as well as other approved varieties (max. 30%). The Spumante Metodo Classico Rosè
is made from Pinot Nero (50%), Chardonnay and / or Pinot Bianco (max. 50%).