DOC area for red and rose wines in the Italian region Sardinia
, The poet Gabriele D'Annunzio (1863-1938) gave the wine from Oliena the name "Nepente" after the opium-like intoxicant of the ancient Greeks. The zone covers the entire island. The Classico area
includes the province of Nuoro (with Ogliastra). There are three subzones, the most label
may be cited. The Capo Ferrato
subzone comprises the municipalities of Castiadas, Muravera, San Vito, Villaputzu and Villasimius in the province of Cagliari. The Jerzu
subzone comprises the municipalities of Cardedu and Jerzu in the province of Nuoro. The subzone Oliena
or Nepente di Oliena
comprises the municipality of...