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Colli Perugini

DOC area for red wines, rosé wines and white wines in the Italian region Umbria, The zone includes the municipalities of Deruta, Fratta Todina, Marsciano, Monte Castello di Vibio, Perugia and Piegaro in the province of Perugia, and the municipality of San Venanzo in the province of Terni. For grapes from classified vineyards, the indication of Vigna followed by the location name possible.

Rosso (also called Novello ) and Rosato are out Sangiovese (to. 50%), as well as other approved varieties (max. 50%) pressed. The Bianco and Vin Santo are out Trebbiano Toscano (50%) and other approved varieties (max. 50%, of which max. 10%) Malvasia varieties ) generated.

The varietal wines must contain at least 85% of the respective variety. These are the three red wines Cabernet Sauvignon. Merlot and Sangiovese, as well as the four white wines Chardonnay, Grechetto ( Grechetto di Orvieto ), Pinot Grigio ( Pinot gris ) and Trebbiano ( Trebbiano Toscano ). The Spumante is produced in any mix of Chardonnay, Grechetto, Pinot Bianco, Pinot Grigio and Pinot Nero (80%), as well as other approved varieties (max. 20%).

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