Lison Pramaggiore (Veneto)

Lison Pramaggiore (Veneto)

45° 46' 00" N


12° 38' 00" E




about this subregion

The Lison Pramaggiore DOC, nestled in the enchanting Veneto region of northeastern Italy, is a captivating wine destination that embodies the essence of its unique environment. This picturesque area, situated between the Adriatic Sea and the foothills of the Alps, boasts a favorable climate and soil composition ideal for viticulture.

The Lison Pramaggiore DOC is renowned for its diverse range of grape varieties, both red and white. Among the most planted red grape varieties are Merlot, which lends its velvety texture and ripe fruit flavors, and Cabernet Sauvignon, known for its rich, complex profile. Refosco dal Peduncolo Rosso, with its intense color and lively acidity, adds an exciting dimension to the red wine offerings.

On the white wine front, the Lison Pramaggiore DOC showcases the talents of Durella, a local grape known for its crisp acidity and citrusy notes, Glera, the grape behind the effervescent charm of Prosecco, and Pinot Grigio, celebrated for its delicate aromas and refreshing character.

The unique terroir of Lison Pramaggiore, with its combination of maritime influence and Alpine protection, imparts a distinctiveness to these grape varieties, resulting in wines of exceptional quality and character. Whether you savor a glass of their elegant white wines or their robust reds, the Lison Pramaggiore DOC promises a taste of Italy's rich viticultural heritage in every sip. It's a place where the environment and grape varieties harmonize to create wines that are a true expression of this captivating corner of Italy.



Vineyard Hectares



2,000 - 2,200


Discover Terroir

11 communities in the province of Venice, 2 in the province of Treviso, and 6 in the province of Pordenone are included in the DOC Lison-Pramaggiore.  This DOC is part of the Veneto wine region, and it is worth noting that the Consorzio Vini Venezia plays a crucial role in promoting and preserving the rich heritage of these exceptional wines.

Due to the vineyards' flat terrain and the influence of various lagoon regions, this region enjoys a temperate temperature. Furthermore, breezes like the Scirocco or the Bora permit a higher thermal amplitude between day and night.

The soils in this DOC are distinguished by an alluvial calcium carbonate layer that is between 30 and 70 cm thick and a shallow clayey layer. The soils are rich in potassium, calcium, and magnesium and have good water retention.


Most Planted Red Grape Varieties: Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Refosco dal Peduncolo Rosso

Most Planted White Grape Varieties: Durella, Glera, Pinot Grigio

The Lison Pramaggiore wine region is renowned for its diverse range of exceptional red and white wines. This picturesque Italian gem boasts a favorable climate and fertile soils, creating an ideal environment for grape cultivation.

Among the most common red wines in Lison Pramaggiore, Merlot takes center stage. The region's skilled winemakers craft Merlot wines that entice with luscious red fruit flavors, velvety textures, and a touch of spiciness. The warm days and cool nights of the region contribute to the gradual ripening of the Merlot grapes, resulting in wines with excellent balance and structure.

On the white wine front, the indigenous Durella grape shines brightly. This unique variety is the heart and soul of Lison Pramaggiore's celebrated sparkling wines. Durella's high acidity and crisp character make it an ideal choice for crafting refreshing and lively sparkling whites. Each glass delights with its effervescence, showcasing delightful citrus notes and a pleasant minerality.

In addition to Merlot and Durella, Lison Pramaggiore winemakers embrace other grape varieties to create a diverse range of wines. White wines from Glera (Prosecco) and Pinot Grigio captivate with their aromatic profiles and vibrant acidity. Meanwhile, red wines crafted from Cabernet Sauvignon and Refosco dal Peduncolo Rosso add further depth and complexity to the region's red offerings.

In every sip of Lison Pramaggiore wine, one can taste the craftsmanship of passionate winemakers, the region's rich heritage, and the unique terroir that gives life to these exquisite Italian wines. Whether indulging in the robust reds or savoring the crisp sparklings, Lison Pramaggiore offers a captivating journey through the diverse flavors and aromas of this enchanting wine region.