Trentino-Alto Adige

Appears in
Oxford Companion to Wine

By Jancis Robinson

Published 2006

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Trentino-Alto Adige, autonomous, alpine northern Italian region through which flows the Adige River (called Etsch by the region’s many German speakers). It is made up of alto adige, or the South Tyrol, in the north and trentino in the south (see map under italy).