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Vin de Corse
Wine appellation

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Sue Dyson and Roger McShane
Country: France

Vin de Corse is a wine appellation in Corsica covering wines from all parts of the island that do not fall under one of the more specific appellations such as Patrimonio or Ajaccio.
The Vin de Corse can be qualified by a region as well depending on where the wine is produced. The regional appellations are Vin de Corse Calvi, Vin de Corse Sartene, Vin de Corse Figari, Vin de Corse Porto-Vecchio and in the north of the island Vin de Corse Coteaux du Cap Corse. Wines produced down much of the east coast and in the centre of the island simply uses the Vin de Corse appellation.
The main grape varieties are Nielluccio, Sciacarello and Vermentino.
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