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Lombardia - Wine Regions

Lombardy ranks 4th among the regions in size (23,856 square kilometres) and 1st in population (8,882,000). Vineyards cover 30,000 hectares (12th) of which registered DOC plots total 16,700 hectares (8th).

Annual wine production of 1,700,000 hectolitre (12th) includes 26% or 450,000 hectolitres DOC (7th), of which there is slightly more red than white.

DOC AREAS

Botticino R-Dr

Capriano del Colle (2 types) Rosso R-Dr; Trebbiano W-Dr

Colli Morencini Mantovani del Garda (3 types) Bianco W-Dr; Chiaretto or Rosato P-Dr; Rosso or Rubino R-Dr

Wine Regions in Lombardia

Franciacorta (3 types) Bianco W-Dr; Rosso R-Dr; Spumante W-Dr-Sp, also Rosato or Rose' P-Dr-Sp

Lambrusco Mantovano R/P-Dr-Fz, also Sw

Lugana W-Dr, also Sp

Oltrep Pavese (14 types) Barbera R-Dr, also Fz; Bonarda R-Dr, also Sw,Fz; Buttafuoco R-Dr, also Fz; Cortese W-Dr, also Fz, Sp; Moscato W-Sw-Fz/Sp; Moscato Liquoroso W-Sw-Ft, also Dr. Pinot Grigio W-Dr, also Fz; Pinot Nero R-Dr; Pinot Nero Spumante W-P-Dr-Sp; Riesling Italico W-Dr, also Fz, Sp; Riesling Renano W-Dr, also Fz, Sp; Rosato P-Dr, also Fz; Rosso R-Dr, also Fz, Rs Ag-2; Sangue di Giuda R-Dr-Fz, also Sw

Riviera del Barda Bresciano (5 types) Bianco W-Dr, Chiaretto P-Dr; Gropello R-Dr; Rosso R-Dr, Sup Ag-1; Spumante Rosato P-Dr-Sp

San Colombano al Lambro R-Dr

San Martino della Battaglia W-Dr, also Liquoroso W-Sw-Ft

Valcalepio R-Dr, Ag-2; W-Dr

Valtellina R-Dr, Ag-1, also Sfurzat or Sforzato R-Dr; Valtellina Superiore (Grumello, Inferno, Sassella, Valgella) R-Dr, Ag-2, Rs Ag-4

Wine Regions in Lombardia

OTHER WINES OF NOTE

R-Dr Barbacarlo, Fz
Bohemi
Cabernet Sauvignon
Casotte
Il Felicino
Le Sincette
Lodovico
Marzemino
Maurizio Zanella
Merlot Montevecchia Rosso
Noir
Pine`ro
Pinot Nero
Ronco di Mompiano
Rosso dei Frati Priori
San Gioan
Solesine
Tajardino
W-Dr Aurito
Chardonnay
Le Zalte
Montevecchia Bianco
Pinot Bianco Pinot Grigio
Roccascissa
Uccellanda
Verdea della Tonsa

Others
Berlucchi Cuve'e Imperiale, W-Dr-Sp
Carlozadra Brut, W-Dr-Sp Moscato di Scanzo, R-Sw
Villa Mazzucchelli Brut, W-Dr-Sp

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