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Spumante - sparkling 2009 Roero Arneis DOCG Dosage zero - no dosage Giovanni Negro (Deg.:11/2015), Piedmont, Italy

Type: Spumante - sparkling
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 13%
Price: Up to 20.00 €
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: Stainless steel and new barrique
Registration number : #AN-L.1/1

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 13 October 2016

The region of Piedmont (Italian Piemonte) with the capital Turin lies in the extreme northwest Italy, With over 25,000 km² of land, it is after Sicily the second biggest. The beginnings of viticulture go back to that Celtic Taurine people (who gave the capital its name) and back to the Ligurians. The Romans already knew Piedmont wines (including from Gattinara), but the universal scholar also worked as a wine author Pliny the Elder (23-79) does not mention a single one in his list of the best ancient wines, The wines only came to be known from here in the Middle Ages, when minnesingers praised the excellent quality

The...

The white grape variety comes from Italy, Synonyms are Bianchetta, Bianchetta di Alba, Bianchetto, Bianchetto di Verzuolo and Nebbiolo Bianco (but there is no genetic relationship to the red variety Nebbiolo ). The name means "little difficult" and means in the old Piedmontese dialect a person with a grumpy, unreliable and irascible character (this has nothing to do with the properties of Arneis). The variety may have been mentioned as early as 1432 under the name Ranaysii in the province of Torino in Piedmont. Under the name Arneis, however, this was only done in 1877 by the ampelographer Giuseppe di Rovasenda (1824-1913). In the past, it...

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