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The region of Puglia, located in southeast Italy, is divided into the growing regions of Foggia, Bari, Taranto, Brindisi and Lecce. It also has dozens of DOC subregions. Wines that are produced within the growing regions, but use other varietals, percentages, terroirs or aging techniques fall into the Puglia IGT category, allowing producers freedom of experimentation.
Pugla IGTs are:
*Daunia, produced in Foggia.
*Murgia , roduced in Bari.
*Puglia, produced throughout the country.
*Salento, produced in Brindisi, Lecce and Taranto
*Tarantino, produced in Taranto
*Valle d’Itria, produced in Bari, Brindisi and Taranto
IGTs are produced as rosso, bianco, rosato, frizzante (lightly sparkling), passito (sweet) or novello (young).
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