Umbria

Umbria, Italy

 is a region of historic and modern central Italy. Umbria is known for its landscapes, traditions, history, artistic legacy, and influence on culture. Umbrian agriculture is noted for its tobacco, olive oil and vineyards, which produce excellent wines. Regional varietals include the white Orvieto, which draws agri-tourists to the vineyards in the area surrounding the medieval town of the same name. Other noted wines produced in Umbria are Torgiano and Rosso di Montefalco.