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Region by Region
Italian Wine Regions
(and vineyards in hectares)

In Northeast Italy:

In Central Italy:

Southern Italy and the Islands
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Italy's wine regions correspond to the twenty political regions.

In Northwest Italy:
Vino Italiano:
The Regional Wines of Italy

by Joseph Bastianich (Author),
David Lynch (Author)

The only comprehensive and authoritative American guide to the wines of Italy. It surveys the country's wine-producing regions; identifies key wine styles, producers, and vintages; and offers delicious regional recipes. Provides essential information for restaurateurs and wine merchants, as well as for wine enthusiasts.
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Italian Wines 2007:
A Guide to the World of Italian Wine for Experts and Wine Lovers
by Gambero Rosso and Slow Food Editore

The world's most complete guide to quality Italian wines,  published by Gambero Rosso and Slow Food Editore.
Over 16,000 wines are reviewed, selected by a team of more than 120 tasters under the direction of GR and SFE.
Also includes a useful series of appendixes about award-winning wines in the past and the best producers.
The guide also pays special attention to wineries that are sensitive to the environment and to achieving naturalness in their products.

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