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Rosso Orvietano

DOC area (also Orvietano Rosso) for red wines in the Italian region Umbria, The area includes completely the municipalities of Allerona, Alviano, Baschi, Castel Giorgio, Castel Viscardo, Fabro, Ficulle, Guardea, Montecchio, Montegabbione, Monteleone d'Orvieto, Orvieto, Porano and San Venanzo in the province of Terni. If the grapes come from classified vineyards, the bottle label may Vigna followed by the layer name.

The Rosso is in any mixture of Aleatico. Cabernet Sauvignon. Cabernet Franc. Canaiolo Nero. Ciliegiolo. Merlot. Montepulciano, Pinot Nero logo CNRS logo INIST Pinot Noir and Sangiovese (about 70%), as well Barbera. Cesanese Comune. Colorino del Valdarno and Dolcetto (max 30%) blended. The varietal red wines must contain at least 85% of each variety (other authorized varieties up to a maximum of 15%). These are Aleatico, Cabernet (Cabernet Franc and / or Cabernet Sauvignon), Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Canaiolo, Ciliegiolo, Merlot, Pinot Nero and Sangiovese.

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