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Lessini Durello

DOC area (also Durello Lessini) for sparkling wines in the Italian region Veneto, The zone lies in the extensive mountain region lessinia in the foothills of the Venetian Alps. It covers areas in the two provinces of Vicenza and Verona. In Vicenza, these are the municipalities of Arzignano, Brogliano, Castelgomberto, Chiampo, Gambugliano and Trissino, as well as parts of the municipalities Cornedo, Costabissara, Gambellara, Isola Vicentina, Malo, Marano Vicentino, Monte di Malo, Montebello Vicentino, Montecchio Maggiore, Montorso Vicentino, Nogarole Vicentino, San Vito di Leguzzano, Schio and Zermeghedo. In Verona, these are the municipalities of San Giovanni Ilarione and Vestenanova, as well as parts of Badia Calavena, Cazzano di Tramigna, Montecchia di Crosara, Roncà and Tregnago.

The sparkling wine must be at least 85% of the main variety durella contain up to a maximum of 15% can mix in any variety Garganega, Pinot Bianco ( Pinot Blanc ) Chardonnay and Pinot Nero ( Pinot Noir ) be used. The spumante is using Méthode charmat (Tank fermentation), the Spumante Riserva by means of classic bottle fermentation and 36-month yeast storage produced. There is also a Millesimato (Vintage), which indicates the year of the grape harvest. If the grapes come from classified vineyards, can Vigna followed by the layer name. For the still wines, there is the DOC area Monti Lessini,

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