DOC / DOCG area for red wine in the Italian region Apulia
, The zone along the south coast of the Salento peninsula (the "heel of the boot") includes the municipalities of Avetrana, Carosino, Faggiano, Fragagnano, Leporano, Lizzano, Manduria, Maruggio, Monteparano, Pulsano, Roccaforzata, San Giorgio Jonico, San Marzano di San Giuseppe , Sava and Torricella in the province of Taranto, as well as the municipalities of Erchie, Oria and Torre Santa Susanna in the province of Brindisi.
The wine must be at least 85% of the Primitivo variety ( Tribidrag
) included, the remaining 15% can be other approved varieties. There is also a Riserva
who has to mature...