For wine growing regions, Albania is divided into three zones. The first zone includes the lowland's and coastal areas. The second zone the central areas of the country and the third zone the eastern parts.

Zone 1: Delvinë, Sarandë, Vlorë, Fier, Lushnjë, Peqin, Kavajë, Durrës, Krujë, Kurbin, Lezhë, Shkodër, and Koplik.
Zone 2: Mirdite, Mat, Tiranë, Elbasan, Berat, Kuçovë, Gramsh, Mallakastër, Tepelenë, Përmet, and Gjirokastër.
Zone 3: Tropojë, Pukë, Has, Kukës, Dibër, Bulqizë, Librazhd, Pogradec, Skrapar, Devoll, Korçë, and Kolonjë.


Map of Albania's Wine Regions

Albania regions map

Quality classifications for wine used in Albania

Deutscher Tafelwein (simple table wine)
Deutscher Landwein (superior table wine)
Qualitätswein bestimmter Anbaugebiete, abbreviated QbA (quality wine from one of the 13 specified wine-growing regions.
Qualitatswein mit Prädikat, abbreviated QmP (quality wine with special attributes)



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