DOC area for a wide range of red, rosé and white wines in the Italian region Calabria, It was created in 2012 and the wines of the former DOC areas Donnici, Pollino, San Vito di Luzze and Verbicaro were transferred. The large zone encompasses the entire province of Cosenza with the subzones Colline del Crati with 20 municipalities; Condoleo with the municipality of Mandatoriccio; Donnici with 10 municipalities; Esaro with 17 municipalities; Pollino with 6 municipalities; San Vito di Luzze with the district of San Vito the common Luzzi; and Verbicaro with 5 municipalities. Their names are listed on the label after the DOC name Terre di Cosenza. There are z. T. Differences in the blend of grape varieties. The following are the wines from the largest sub-zone Colline del Crati (which are not available in all sub-zones):
The Bianco is out Greco Bianco and / or Guarnaccia Bianca ( Coda di Volpe Bianca ) and or Pecorello and or Montonico Bianco respectively. Mantonico Bianco (60%) blended. The Bianco Spumante is made from Mantonico Bianco (60%). The Rosso (also in some subzones as Novello and Superiore ) is made Magliocco Dolce (60%). The Rosato is made from Greco Nero ( Greco Nero di Verbicaro ) and / or Magliocco and / or Gaglioppo and / or Aglianico and or Calabrese (60%) blended.
The Spumante Rosè is made from Mantonico (60%), Greco Nero and / or Magliocco and / or Gaglioppo and / or Aglianico and / or Calabrese (max. 40%). The Magliocco Spumante Rosè is made from Mantonico (60%) ) The varietal wines must contain at least 85% of the respective variety. These are Aglianico, Cabernet Sauvignon or Cabernet, Calabrese, Chardonnay, Gaglioppo, Greco Bianco, Greco Nero (only in Condoleo also as Riserva ), Guarnaccia Bianca, Magliocco, Malvasia Bianca ( Malvasia Bianca di Candia ) Merlot, Montonico Bianco, Moscato Passito = Muscat Blanc (only in Verbicaro), Pecorello and Sangiovese,