Lazio Wine

Lazio is 26% mountains, 53% hills, and 21% flatlands. It borders with Tuscany, Umbria, Marche, Abruzzo, Molise, Campania and the Tyrrhenian Sea. The vineyards  occupy more than 24.000 hectares, mostly of white-berried grapes. The main vines are: Trebbiano, Bellone, Cacchione, Bonvino bianco, Grechetto, Ciliegiolo, Montepulciano, Merlot, Cabernet, Cesanese, Malvasia bianca di Candia, Malvasia puntinata.


  • Aleatico di Gradoli
  • Anagni Igt
  • Aprilia
  • Atina
  • Bianco Capena
  • Cannellino di Frascati
  • Castelli Romani
  • Cerveteri
  • Cesanese del Piglio
  • Cesanese di Affile o Affile
  • Cesanese di Olevano Romano o Olevano Romano
  • Circeo
  • Civitella d’Agliano Igt
  • Colli Albani
  • Colli Cimini Igt
  • Colli della Sabina
  • Colli Etruschi Viterbesi o Tuscia
  • Colli Lanuvini
  • Cori
  • Costa Etrusco Romana Igt
  • Est! Est!! Est!!! di Montefiascone
  • Frascati
  • Frascati Superiore
  • Frusinate o del Frusinate Igt
  • Genazzano
  • Lazio Igt
  • Marino
  • Montecompatri-Colonna o Montecompatri o Colonna
  • Nettuno
  • Orvieto
  • Roma
  • Tarquinia
  • Terracina o Moscato di Terracina
  • Velletri
  • Vignanello
  • Zagarolo

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About Author

Guido Clerici
Guido Clerici | Photographer since 1990, belongs to the Ordine dei Giornalisti (Italy’s Order of Journalists) since 2004. He has published covers, articles and advertisements on major Italian and international magazines (GQ Italy, GQ Germany, GQ Russia, GQ Spain, AD Russia, Traveller Russia, Max, Abitare, Interni), portraying national and international celebrities such as John Malkovich, Casey Stoner, Chef Cracco, Vico Magistretti, Winton Marsalis, Pistorius and many others. He works with companies and architecture and design studios making pictures for brochures, catalogues, and websites. He has been represented by Grazia Neri, Italy’s main photographic agency, and Agenzia LUZphoto of Milan. Beside photography, he works in the food-and-wine and tourism field. Between 2010 and 2012 he earns a Travel Agency Technical Director title, a Sommelier diploma with AIS and a Cheese Taster title with ONAF. Through Officine Turistiche, a website offering environmentally friendly wine-and-food itineraries, he also offers photo shooting, websites design, and event management.