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Val Polcèvera

DOC area for reds, rosé wines and white wines in the Italian region Liguria, The area includes the municipalities of Campomorone, Ceranesi, Genova, Mele, Mignanego, Sant'Olcese and Serra Riccò on the banks of the Polcèvera River and its tributaries in the province of Genoa. The Bianco needs at least 60% Vermentino and / or Bianchetta genovese and / or Albarola maximum 40% may be other approved varieties. The white wines Bianchetta Genovese and Vermentino must contain at least 85% of each variety. All white wines are also called Frizzante. Passito and Spumante generated. For white wines from the subzone Coronata (within Genoa) this name may be mentioned on the label. Rosso (also as Frizzante and Novello ) and Rosato (also called Frizzante) will be out Dolcetto and or Sangiovese and or Ciliegiolo (to 60%), as well as other approved varieties (max 40%).

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