The Consorzio di Tutela Prosecco DOC, or the Consortium for the Protection of Prosecco DOC, is the official body responsible for overseeing and safeguarding the prestigious Prosecco designation of controlled origin (DOC) in Italy. Covering the renowned wine-producing regions of Veneto and Friuli-Venezia Giulia, this consortium ensures the integrity, authenticity, and highest standards of Prosecco wines that carry the DOC label.
Founded with the mission to protect, promote, and valorize Prosecco DOC, the consortium establishes stringent production regulations, offering assurance to consumers globally that they are enjoying a wine that truly represents the unique terroir and tradition of these two regions. By setting strict guidelines and ensuring rigorous checks, the Consorzio guarantees that every bottle of Prosecco DOC stands as a testament to the art of winemaking, the rich history, and the passion of its producers.
In addition to maintaining quality, the consortium plays an active role in marketing, research, and innovation to further the legacy of Prosecco and maintain its esteemed place in the world of sparkling wines. Through its dedication, the Consorzio di Tutela Prosecco DOC ensures that the beauty, taste, and culture of Veneto and Friuli-Venezia Giulia continue to be celebrated in every sip of Prosecco DOC.