Piedmont and its vines
Know the vines to understand and appreciate the varieties of Piedmontese wines
Most of the Piedmontese wines are monovarietal, that is produced with a single grape.
In Piedmont, the first examples of zonation of wine areas started, defining concepts such as terroir and cru: a specific wine is produced exclusively with grapes from a single vineyard or parcel whose name appears on the label.
In Piedmont there is a large quantity of varieties of AUTOCHTHONOUS GRAPE VARIETIES:
Some INTERNATIONAL GRAPE VARIETIES used in Piedmont