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Piemonte - Wine Regions

Piedmont ranks 2nd among the regions in size (25,399 square kilometres) and 5th in population (4,395,000).

Vineyards cover 70,000 hectares (6th) of which registered DOC plots total 35,900 hectares (1st).

Annual wine production of 32,700,000 hectolitres (7th) includes 32% or 1,200,000 hectolitres DOC or DOCG (tied for 2nd with Tuscany), almost equally divided between red and white.

DOC AREAS

Barbaresco R-Dr, Ag-2, Rs Ag-4
Barolo R-Dr, Ag-2, Rs Ag-4
Gattinara R-Dr, Ag-3, Rs Ag-5
Barbera D'alba R-Dr, Ag-3, Rs Ag-4
Barbera D'asti R-Dr, Sup Ag-1 (1,2,14,17,22,30,34,35)
Barbera Del Monferrato R-Dr, also Fz, Sup Ag-1 (8,22,24,27,28,31,32,33,36,37)

Wine Regions in Piemonte

Boca R-Dr, also Fz, Sup Ag-2 (4,5,8,12,13,15,19,22,24,27,28,30,31,32,33,36,67)
Brachetto D'acqui R-Dr, Ag-3
Bramaterra R-Sw-Fz/Sp (4,5,33)
Carema R-Dr, Ag-2, Rs Ag-3
Colli Tortonesi R-Dr, Ag-4
Cortese Dell'alto Monferrato Barbera R-Dr, Sup Ag-2;Cortese W-Dr, also Fz, Sp, Sp (25)
Dolcetto D'acqui W-Dr, also Fz, Sp (4,5,6,8,13,19,27, 30, 33)
Dolcetto D'alba R-Dr, Sup Ag-2 (6,8,12,15)
Dolcetto D'asti R-Dr, Sup Ag-1 (1,2,4,17,30,34)
Dolcetto Delle Langhe Monregalesi R-Dr, Sup Ag-1 (5,8,12,13,19,33)
Dolcetto Di Diano D'alba R-Dr, Sup Ag-1
Dolcetto Di Dogliani R-Dr, Sup Ag-1
Dolcetto Di Ovada R-Dr, Sup Ag-1
Erbaluce Di Caluso Or Caluso 2 Types: R-Dr, Sup Ag-1 (25)
Fara Erbaluce W-Dr, also Sp; Caluso Passito W-Sw, also Ft, Ag-5
Freisa D'asti R-Dr, Ag-3
Freisa Di Chieri R-Dr/Sw-Fz/Sp, Sup Ag-1 (5,6,8,27,31,32,33,36)
Gabiano R-Dr/Sw-Fz/Sp
Gavi Or Cortese Di Gavi R-Dr, Rs Ag-2 (5,6,28,37)
Ghemme W-Dr, also Fz, Sp (11)
Grignolino D'asti R-Dr, Ag-4
Grignolino Del Monferrato Casalese R-Dr (5,6,22,31,36)
Lessona R-Dr (5,6,24)
Loazzolo R-Dr, Ag-2
Malvasia Di Casorzo D'asti W-Sw, Ag-2 (4,6,14,33)
Malvasia Di Castelnuovo Don Bosco R-Sw-Fz/Sp (5,6,22,27)
Moscato D'asti/Asti Spumante R-Sw-Fz/Sp (5,6,22)
Nebbiolo D'alba W-Sw-Fz; Asti Spumante W-Sw-Sp (1,4,5,6,8,12,15,17,22,30)
Roero 2 Types: R-Dr, Ag-1, also Sw-Fz/Sp (4,35)
Ruche` Di Castagnole Monferrato Roero R-Dr, also Sup;Arneis di Roero W-Dr, also Sp (4,34)
Rubino Di Cantavenna R-Dr (5,6,22,27)
Sizzano R-Dr (5,24)

Wine Regions in Piemonte

OTHER WINES OF NOTE

R-Dr Airone
Arte
Barengo
Barilot
Bonarda
Bricco del Drago
Bricco della Bigotta
Bricco dell'Uccellone
Bricco Manzoni
Bricco Viole
Canavese Rosso
Cricht Paje'
Croutin
Darmagi
Favot
Fioretto
I Fossaretti
Il Giorgione
La Monella
Le Taragne
Maria Gioana Martina
Mondaccione
Monpra`
Montruc
Mt Ziflon
Opera Prima
Orbello
Passum
Piccone
Policalpo
Rocca di Mattarello
Rubello di Salabue
San Gugliemo
Spanna
Tupium
Vigna Arborina
Vigna dell'Angelo
Vigna Larigi
Vignaserra
Villa Pattono
Vino Novello
W-Dr Alteni di Brassica
Bric Buschet
Canavese Bianco
Favorita
Gaia & Rey
Giarone
Greco
L'Angelica Mimosa
Monteriolo
Morino
Piodilei
Plisse'
Rossj-Bass
Timorasso
Others Casarito, W-Sw
Casortino, R-Sw
Moscato di Strevi, W-Sw
Pelaverga, P-Dr Pian dei Sogni, R-Sw
Solativa, W-Sw
Spumante Brut, W-Dr-Sp, also P
Vigneto Cariola, W-Sw

Note: Many "vini di tavola" carry the name of a grape variety or colour or type along with the indication "di Piemonte" or else a more specific place name, such as Langhe.

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