DOC area (also Kalterer, Italian Caldaro or Lago di Caldaro) for red wine in the Italian region Trentino-Alto Adige, The largest part is in the northern region South-Tirol (Alto Aldige), however some municipalities in the southern area also belong Trentino to.
The zone comprises the municipalities of Andriano / Andrian, Appiano / Eppan, Bronzolo / Branzoll, Caldaro / Kaltern, Cortaccia / Kurtatsch, Egna / Neumarkt, Magre 'all'Adige / Margreid, Montagna / Montan, Nalles / Nals, Ora / Auer, Termeno / Tramin and Vedena / Pfatten in the province of Bozen / Bolzena in South Tyrol, as well as Cembra, Faedo, Giovo, Lavis, Lisignago, Mezzocorona, Rovere 'della Luna and San Michele all'Adige (with famous viticulture institute) in the province of Trento (Trento) in Trentino. The historical area Classico or Classic Cultivation Zone includes Appiano / Eppan, Bronzolo / Branzoll, Caldaro / Kaltern, Cortaccia / Kurtatsch, Egna / Neumarkt, Montagna / Montan, Ora / Auer, Termeno / Tramin and Vedena / Pfatten (Province of Bozen / Bolzena) ,
The wine is made Schiava Grossa and or Schiava Gentile and Schiava Grigia (85%) and Lagrein and / or Pinot Nero = Pinot Noir (max. 15%) blended. With higher alcohol content he may vol of 11.5% to Scelto ( choice ) call. Wines from the historical area may have the designation Classico or Classical growing zone on the label lead. There is also a longer one of both Superiore,