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Colli dell'Etruria Centrale

DOC area for white, red and rosé wines in the Italian region Tuscany (Etruria is an ancient landscape in central Italy). The zone is identical to the DOCG area Chianti It includes the six provinces of Arezzo, Firenze, Pisa, Pistoia, Prato and Siena. It was created to enable the Chianti producers to produce other wines as well.

The Bianco is going out Trebbiano Toscano (to 50%), as well as other approved varieties (max 50%, of which max 15% red varieties) produced. Rosso (also as Novello ) and Rosato are out Sangiovese (to 50%), as well as other approved varieties (maximum 50%, of which a maximum of 25% white varieties) produced. When Rosso on the label additionally the indication "Vermiglio" (bright red) is allowed.

The White Vin Santo will be out Trebbiano Toscano and or Malvasia Bianca Lunga (about 70%), as well as other approved varieties (max 30%). The salmon red Vin Santo Occhio di Pernice is produced from Sangiovese (to 50%), as well as other approved varieties (max 50%). Of both types of wine there is also a longer matured Riserva,

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