Wine for Normal People Radio: Episode 80 — Veneto, Italy

If you’re going to tackle sub-regions of Italy, you probably should do the biggest volume producer of the country first, right? And that would be Veneto. 

Home of Verona, Venice, and Vicenza this area is a juggernaut in winemaking. 

In this episode we cover the good, the bad, and the flavorless lemon water. We talk about the split between varietal-producing areas and blend-producing areas. 

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As promised, here’s a list in case you didn’t get it on the podcast:

  • Bardolino
  • Bianco di Custoza
  • Valpolicella
  • Valpantena
  • Soave
  • Gambellara
  • Valpolicella and Amarone
  • Breganze
  • Colli Berici
  • Colli Euganei
  • Lessini Durello
  • Piave
  • Lison-Pramaggiore
  • Montello e Colli Asolani
  • Prosecco di Conegliano-Valdobiaddene

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