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Riserva

Quality designation for DOC / DOCG wines in Italy with higher quality requirements. Above all, it will last for longer maturation used (usually at least two and more years). The provisions may differ per DOC / DOCG area. The precursor to Riserva is "Vecchio" (old) with lower, the increase is "Riserva Speciale" with even higher requirements. There are certain overlaps with it Superiore, Meaningful have similar meaning Reserva in Spain and Portugal such as reserve in Germany and Austria,

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