CONFEDERAZIONE NAZIONALE DEI CONSORZI VOLONTARI PER LA TUTELA DELLE DENOMINAZIONI DEI VINI ITALIANI

Wine Tasting Week: Federdoc arrives in Mexico

Wine Tasting Week will take place along the Quintana Roo coast in Mexico, from May 2nd to 7th. This international event has been organized by Federdoc, Confederazione Nazionale dei Consorzi Volontari per la Tutela delle [...]

See Italy through the Sangiovese

The Sangiovese is one of the most popular red wine varieties on the Italian territory and has a very long history; it was cultivated in the Florence area already at the time of the Etruscans. [...]

Following the Nebbiolo road

One of the most important Italian grape varieties is the Nebbiolo, hailing from the Piedmont area between Asti and the Langhe. This vine variety is very demanding in terms of environment, soil and climate: to [...]

Since 1979 serving the consortia.

Federdoc is the National Confederation of Voluntary Consortia for the Protection of the Designations of the Italian Wines. Established in 1979, this organization represents almost all the universe of the Italian Designations: almost 75 Protection [...]

The pyramid of italian wines (until 2009)

    “Vini da tavola” At the base of the pyramid there are “Vini da tavola”. These are products that are produced without any reference to a territory or geographical area. These wines don’t [...]

The new pyramid of Italian wines (from 1st August 2009)

Generic wines (with the possibility of indicating vintage and/or grape) These are wines with no origin indication that can be produced with grapes from different areas and/or from different Member States. Their label they can [...]