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Dolomitici

The "Consorzio I Dolomitici" in Trentino (southern part of the double region Trentino-Alto Adige, was founded by ten wineries in 2010, an eleventh was added as a joint project. The name refers to the mountain range of the Dolomites, which characterize this alpine region and parts of which have been part of the "UNESCO World Natural Heritage Dolomites" since 2009. With the exception of the Faedo hills and the Val di Cembra, the wineries cover all sub-zones of Trentino. These are the Campo Rotaliano with z. B. Teroldego; the hills north and east of Trento with its white wines, the Valle die Laghi in the north of Lake Garda with the sweet wine Vino Santo and southern Trentino near Rovereto with z. B. Marzemino, The winegrowers have the production or management form Biodynamic viticulture prescribed.

The guidelines for vineyard management and vinification are described in the "Il Manifesto dei Dolomitici". The principles are preservation of tradition, protection and respect for nature, individuality of each member, attention to social aspects and authenticity of the wines. In the vineyard, this includes promoting natural soil life, maintaining balance, return and development of the biodiversity (Biodiversity) of the agricultural landscape as well as yield restrictions with the overall goal permanent winemaking With sustainability, In the cellar, these are processing fully ripe grapes, as few interventions as possible and promoting the typicality of origin and vintage of the wines.

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