A little light info to get us all started on LOMBARDIA
Total Vineyard Size
23,199 hectares is the total regional vineyard including vineyards producing for Quality wines, Table wines & Table grapes
Dedicated to Quality
19,193 hectares are dedicated to producing grapes for Quality wines
San Martino della Battaglia
% DOP / IGP
In LOMBARDIA 2013 – 55.1% of wines were produced according to European DOP Quality standards, which protect a wines place of origin. Lombardia produces 27 DOP wines – *5 DOCG & *22 DOC.
The regions IGP classified wines (Identificazione Geografica Protetta) and which protect geographical identity, account for 30.9%.
Rather than be totally definitive, ours is a ‘WISH LIST’ of those native grapes in Lombardia that we want to learn about. Naturally, as we make our own discovery, we’ll update our content :-)
Groppello di Mocasina
Moscato di Scanzo
Uva della Cascina
*All data is offered as a helpful guide. Naturally it’s updated yearly. We do our best to stay informed :)