Sicilia – DOCG Appellations & Main Rules

SICILIA’s DOCGs
(Click on any grape variety to see its record on our Grape Variety Archive)

Wine Map of Sicilia – Courtesy of Federdoc (click on map to go to website)

Wine Map of Sicilia – Courtesy of Federdoc (click on map to go to website)

1. Cerasuolo di Vittoria DOCG

Approved as a DOC in 1973
Upgraded to DOCG in 2005

Permitted Type of Wine: Red wines only

Territory: Territories in the district of the cities of Ragusa, Caltanissetta and Catania

Subzones: “Classico”

Permitted Varieties: 50% to 70% Nero d’Avola blended with 30% to 50% Frappato

Minimum Aging: N/A

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