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White wine of the Hills of Scandiano and Canossa

Place:

42026 Canossa

Description:

Extende area of production

Typology:

Oenogastronomy

Typical production area:

Middle low Reggiano hills

Companies:

Companies
The companies closet to the territory of the Mountain community are:
- Azienda Agricola Venturini and Baldini
Via Turati, 42 Roncolo di Quattro Castella
- Cantina Sociale Due torre
Strada per Barco - Montecchio Emilia
- Cantina Sociale di Puianello
Puianello
- Cantina Sociale di Arceto
Via Pagliani, 27 - Arceto di Scandiano
Via Soglia, 3 Borzano di Albinea
- Azienda Agricola Reggiana
Via Zacconi, 22/a - Borzano di Albinea
- Guild of vineyards D.O.C. at the Chamber of Commerce of Reggio Emilia - ph. 0522/451866.
- Azienda Agricola Prati

Historical Origins:

Historical origins
The white of Scandiano obtained the Domination of origin in 1976. Very appreciated by the poet Giosuè Carducci and by the scientist Lazzaro Spallanzani, it was already know in the 1500's. Creating the base of the success of this wine was at the end of the 19th century, The Scandiano Aenological society, which started then to promote it beyond the provincial borders, so that it reached the Universal exposition of Philadelphia in 1876 and that of Paris two years later.
In 1996 the Ministry of Agricultural Resources approved a new disciplinary production code for the domination of controlled origin of the wine of the "Hills of Scandiano and Canossa" (no longer then only "White of Scandiano"), which offers the possibility of producing eleven types of wine, among which the Classic White.

Ingredients:

Dishes and ingredients
The organoleptic characteristics of the wines are guaranteed by a consortium of protection, made up of aenologists, who give advice on the crops, on the pedological analysis of the terrain and on the research of innovative production techniques. The standard qualities of the wine are ascertained through tasting done by a commission of the European Union that meets every week at the Chamber of Commerce of Reggio Emilia.
Last update: July 10, 2019

Municipality:

Canossa
Piazza Matteotti, 28 - loc. Ciano d'Enza
42026 Canossa (RE)
0522 248411
0522 248450

A cura della redazione IAT Informazione e Accoglienza Turistica dell'Unione Montana dei Comuni dell’Appennino Reggiano
Via Franceschini 1/a - 42035 Castelnovo ne’ Monti (R.E.) | Tel. 0522 810430 Fax 0522 812313 | E-mail: iat@appenninoreggiano.it