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La Marca San Nicola Extra-Dry, Prosecco di Conegliano-Valdobbiadene Superiore DOCG, Italy

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Price Range of 750ml bottle, ex-tax in USD
Average: $13   From: $13   To: $15

Score: 87.
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87/100  
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Grape Variety: Glera (Prosecco)

Glera (formerly Prosecco) is the name approved by the European Union (E.U.) for the green-skinned Prosecco grape of northeastern Italy. The name change occurred in 2009, when the Prosecco di Conegliano-Valdobbiadene region was promoted to DOCG status and the Italian authorities decided that Prosecco should only be used as a geographical indication. Glera, an old synonym of the Prosecco grape, was chosen to avoid confusion between the Prosecco region and grape variety.

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Region Hierarchy
  • Prosecco di Conegliano-Valdobbiadene wine region

    Prosecco di Conegliano-Valdobbiadene is the DOCG title given to the finest Prosecco wines made in the Veneto wine region of north-eastern Italy. The wines may equally be labeled as 'Conegliano-Prosecco' or 'Valdobbiadene-Prosecco'. If they come from vineyards within the San Pietro di Barbossa area, just east of Valdobbiadene town, their chosen title may be followed by the mention 'Superiore di Cartizze'. For information about the wine style, see Prosecco Wines. For more information about the Prosecco grape variety, see Glera (Prosecco).

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  • Veneto DOCG wine region

    Veneto is home to a large and growing number of DOCG titles, confirming the region's position at the very top of Italy's wine hierarchy. It is rivaled in this regard only by Piedmont and Tuscany.

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