Best Wines in Italy By Region

Best Wines in Italy by Region (pt 1): Northern Italy

Learn more about the highest quality wines in northern Italy regions. I’m referring to DOCG and DOC wines in Piedmont, Veneto, Liguria, Lombardy, Trentino-Alto Adige, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Val D’Aosta. Without further ado, let’s dive right into wines!

San Gimignano, Tuscany, Italy

Vernaccia di San Gimignano DOCG

San Gimignano is a lovely medieval town situated in northern Tuscany famous for its 14 UNESCO heritage towers. Not only is San Gimignano a beautiful gem, but also an area where a fresh, aromatic golden nectar is produced: Vernaccia di San Gimignano DOCG.

Sciacchetrà vineyards in Liguria

Sciacchetrà DOC, Sweet Wine From Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre, a strip of land where steep hills overlooking the sea make wine grapes cultivation a tough task. For centuries viticulturists have been taking care of their beloved vinyards and over time they earned the nickname of “heroic” wine makers.

white wines in Liguria

Best Ligurian Wines and Food Pairings

The magnificent quality of wines in Liguria has not been attained so easily: narrow valleys, steep hills and mountains overlooking the sea have always been a great obstacle for wine makers. However, despite difficulties, a great passion for viticulture has allowed producers to create excellent wines.

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