It’s official! EC Delegated Regulation published, which allows Istrian winemakers to use the name Teran

first_imgThe DELEGATED COMMISSION REGULATION (EU) 2017/1353 of 19 May 2017 amending Regulation (EC) No 607/2009 was published today in the Official Journal of the European Union. XNUMX/XNUMX regarding grape varieties and their synonyms that can be stated on the wine label, which allows Istrian producers of Teran to use the name Teran when labeling wine.The use of the name Teran is enabled for wines with the protected designation of origin Hrvatska Istra, provided that the designations Hrvatska Istra and Teran are in the same field of vision and that the name Teran is written in smaller letters than the name Hrvatska Istra. “As of today, Istrian wine from the Teran variety can be introduced to the world with this name. Our Teran will be a symbol of perseverance that has paid off and an example of the main motto of the European Union – united in diversity. Europe is richer for one premium wine”, Said Minister Tomislav Tolusic.Wines with a protected designation of origin Croatia Istra produced before the date of entry into force of this Regulation may, in accordance with applicable legislation, be placed on the market until stocks are exhausted, even if they do not meet the aforementioned labeling requirements.last_img