Lacrima Christi del Vesuvio

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White, red or rosé wines of great variety made in the DOC zone of Campania near Mount Vesuvius from Gaglioppo grapes, locally know as Lacrima or tears. The whites can be sweet or dry, liquoroso or sparkling and it is these that fall under the DOC, but this does not include Lacrima Christi del Vesuvio.