Wines of Valtellina

The Consorzio per la Tutela dei Vini di Valtellina (Union for the protection of Valtellina’s wines) founded in 1976, represents Valtellina’s cellars and wine industry of the province of Sondrio and it’s the only one to have two DOCG status (registered and certified designation of origin): Valtellina Superiore e Sforzato di Valtellina (Sfursat) The other denominations are for Rosso di Valtellina Doc and Igt (regional geographical indication) Terrazze Retiche di Sondrio.