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Franciacorta

Language: Italian

Description: A DOC zone of Lombardy where Barbera, Cabernet Franc, Merlot and Nebbiolo grapes are grown for the production of red wine; Chardonnay and Pinot Bianco for white; and, additionally, Pinot Grigio and Pinot Nero for a sparkling white.


Pronounced: frahn-chyah-KOHR-tah
Gender: N/A
Ethnicity: Italian
Most frequent country: Italy
Most frequent region: Lombardy

See places: Italian food and cuisine, Lombardy

See drinks, wines etc: Barbera, Cabernet Franc, Chardonnay, Merlot, Nebbiolo, Pinot Bianco, Pinot Grigio, Pinot Nero

See: Denominazione di Origine Controllata

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