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Coste della Sesia

DOC area for red wines, rosé wines and white wines in the Italian region Piedmont, The name means "bank of the Sesia". The zone covers almost 30 hectares of vineyards west of the Sesis River with the municipalities of Brusnengo, Candelo, Cerreto Castello, Cossato, Curino, Lessona, Masserano, Mottalciata, Quaregna, Sostegno, Valdengo, Vigliano Biellese and Villa del Bosco in the province of Biella, as well the municipalities of Gattinara, Lozzolo, Roasio and Serravalle Sesia in the province of Vercelli. If the grapes come from classified vineyards, the grape wines can Vigna followed by the location name on the bottle label.

The pure red wines must contain at least 85% of the respective variety, the rest can be other approved varieties. These are Croatina. Nebbiolo or Spanna and Vespolina, The wine types Rosso and Rosato are blended from Nebbiolo (50%) and other approved varieties (max. 50%). The Bianco is 100% pure Erbaluce vinified.

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