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Sciacca

DOC area for red wines, rosé wines and white wines in the Italian region or on the island Sicily, The zone includes the two municipalities of Sciacca and Caltabellotta in the province of Agrigento. The Riserva Rayana subzone comprises a narrower area.

The varietal wines must contain at least 85% of the respective variety, a maximum of 15% can be other approved ones. The three white wines are Chardonnay, Grecanico ( Garganega ) and Inzolia, The four red wines are Cabernet Sauvignon. Merlot. Nero d'Avola and Sangiovese,

The wine types Rosso and Rosato are mixed in any mixture of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Nero d'Avola and Sangiovese (70%). The Bianco is produced in any mixture of Inzolia, Grecanico, Catarratto Bianco Lucido and Chardonnay (70%). The white wine Reserva Rayana is made from Catarratto Bianco Lucido and / or Inzolia (80%).

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