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Tuscan Wine: Learn About Tuscany’s 7 Winemaking Regions

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Mar 7, 2022 • 6 min read

Tuscan wines have long held a reputation for producing some of the best wines in Italy. As a prolific central region encompassing many notable subregions like Chianti, Montalcino, and Montepulciano, Tuscany is the fifth-largest region in Italy. It ranks third in total DOC (Denominazione di origine controllata) and DOCG (Denominazione di origine controllata e garantita) appellations, just behind Piedmont and Veneto.