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Abbreviation of previous names of several countries for "origin-controlled quality wine of certain growing areas". They were implemented with the EU wine market regulations valid from August 2009 DOP replaced. However, the old, traditional names are still allowed. See also under quality system,

  • Italy : Denominazione di Origine Controllata - is an even higher level DOCG
  • Portugal : Denominação de Origem Controlada
  • Romania : Vin cu Denumire de Origine Controlata

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