Monti Lessini DOC: It is an appellation from Veneto producing red, white and dessert wines.White Grapes are Chardonnay, Durella, Garganega, Pinot Bianco, Pinot Grigio, Sauvignon Blanc and Red Grape is Pinot Nero.Wine Composition:Bianco (Wh): Minimum 50% Chardonnay; maximum 50% Durella (locally Durello), Garganega, Pinot Bianco, Pinot Grigio, Pinot Nero, and/or Sauvignon Blanc; Durello (Wh): Minimum 85% Durella; maximum 15% Chardonnay, Garganega, Pinot Bianco, and/or Pinot Nero; Pinot Nero (Rd): Minimum 85% Pinot Nero + OANRG; Passito (WhSw): Minimum 85% Durella; maximum 15% Chardonnay, Garganega, Pinot Bianco, and/or Pinot Nero. The Minimum alcohol level is 10.5% for Durello; 11.5% for Bianco; 11.5% for Passito (14.5% potential); 12.5% for Pinot Nero
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