DOC range for a wide range of red, rosé and white wines in the Italian region Friuli-Venezia Giulia, The area includes completely the municipalities of Latisana, Lignano Sabbiadoro, Palazzolo dello Stella, Precenicco, Pocenia, Rivignano, Ronchis, Teor and Varmo, as well as part of the municipalities Castions di Strada, Morsano al Tagliamento and Muzzana del Turgnano in the province of Udine. The area is located in the Isonzo basin on the Adriatic coast with the famous seaside resort of Lignano and closes in the west to the region Veneto on. The soil consists of sandy, partially mixed with gravel loaf and is particularly suitable for red wines.
The varietal wines are produced from at least 85% of the respective variety and a maximum of 15% of the other approved varieties. The white wines are Chardonnay, Malvasia Istriana ( Malvasia Istarska ), Pinot Bianco ( Pinot Blanc ), Pinot Grigio ( Pinot gris ) Riesling, Sauvignon ( Sauvignon Blanc ), Friulano (Tai = Sauvignonasse ), Traminer Aromatico ( Gewurztraminer ) and Verduzzo Friulano, The red wines are Cabernet (Cabernet Franc and / or Cabernet Sauvignon and / or Carmenère), Cabernet Franc. Cabernet Sauvignon. Carmenère, Franconia ( Blaufränkisch ) Merlot, Pinot Nero ( Pinot Noir ) and Refosco dal Peduncolo Rosso,
The wine types Bianco and Passito are blended from Friulano (to 60%), Chardonnay and / or Pinot Bianco (maximum 30%), as well as other approved varieties (max 10%). The Rosso and Rosato wine types are made from Merlot (60%), Cabernet Franc and / or Cabernet Sauvignon and / or Carmenère (30% maximum) and other authorized varieties (10% maximum). Of all the reds except Pinot Nero, there is also one Novello, a Superiore and Riserva There are of all red wines and also some white wines. The Spumante is produced in any mixture of Chardonnay, Pinot Bianco and Pinot Nero (90%), as well as other approved (maximum 10%). Spumante is also available from Chardonnay, Malvasia, Pinot Bianco and Pinot Nero.