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● Location: Northeast
● 78.000 hectares of vineyards
● Number of DOCG wines: 14 / DOC wines: 28
● Most characteristic native grapes:
Being a huge region with various microclimates it's extremely diverse in terms of styles from light Prosecco to deep Amarone.
● Fun facts:
The much celebrated Pinot Grigio wines are from Veneto and became a success after the Santa Margherita label.
In Veneto Bordeaux varietals (merlot, cabernets...) are considered traditional because they've been around for so long.