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The wines of the former DOC area in the Italian region of Emilia-Romagna were absorbed into the new DOC area Romagna from the 2012 vintage; see there.

The historic landscape between the Apennines and the Adriatic Sea is the eastern part of the Italian wine-growing region of Emilia-Romagna. It is home to such important cities as Cesena, Imola, Ravenna and, as the centre of seaside tourism, Rimini. From the 15th century onwards, there were constantly changing rulers here and in 1859 Romagna even formed an independent state called the Cispadan Republic with its capital Bologna for six months

In 2011, the comprehensive DOC area of the...

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