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IGP

Abbreviation for a wine quality level within the EU, which became valid in 2009. This after the quality wine second stage in the quality pyramid corresponds to the previous one country wine, In Germany and Austria is the corresponding name Wine PGI (protected geographical indication). The new name or abbreviation IGP is used in four countries:

  • France : Indication Géographique Protégée (formerly Vin de pays )
  • Italy : Indicazione Geografica Protetta (formerly IGT = Indicazione Geografica Tipica)
  • Portugal : Indicação Geográfica Protegida (formerly VR = Vinho Regional)
  • Spain : Indicación Geográfica Protegida (formerly VdlT = Vino de la Tierra)

However, the old designations are still allowed as traditional terms in many EU countries. See in detail at the individual countries as well as comprehensively below quality system,

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