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Red wine 2011 D.O.Q Priorat "Gran Cruor", Cataluña (Catalunya), Spain

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 15.5%
Price: 43.69 €
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: oak barrel
Registration number : #Siu-L.1

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 21 March 2019

The DOCa area (Catalan priory) in the middle of the province Tarragona in the Spanish region Catalonia is named after the monastery Priorato de Scala Dei (priory of the divine leaders). Legend has it that a shepherd boy saw angels descending on a "ladder" in the middle of the 12th century. Then founded Carthusian monks in 1163 the monastery named after this incident. The wine is made by the Franciscan monk Francisc Eiximenis (1340-1409) in his work "Lo Crestia" mentioned. He describes the "decent drinking of wine" and advises mixing the strong wine from the Priorat with water. Already in the Middle Ages, the Priorato was...

The red grape variety comes from France. There are over 80 Synonyms that testify the old age and the worldwide spread. The most important from a historical perspective, or still used today are Hermitage, Shiraz ( Australia ), Candive, Marsanne Noir, Petite Sirrah, Petite Syrah, Scyras, Sérène, Serine, Sira, Sirac, Sirah, Syra, Syrac ( France ); Balsamina, Neiretta Cunese, Neiretta del Monregalese, Neiretta del Rosso, Neiretta di Pinerolo, Neiretta di Saluzzo ( Italy ); Shiraz ( South Africa ); Zizak ( Montenegro ). Despite seemingly suggestive synonyms or morphological She may not share...

The grape variety group is probably from Spain. The different colors game types are grown under numerous names / synonyms around the world. The best known of these are Garnacha and Garnatxa in Spain, Grenache in France, as well as Cannonau (Sardinia), Granaxia and Tai Rosso or earlier Tocai Rosso (Veneto) in Italy, The exact origin is in the region Aragon in the northeast of Spain suspects what of the French ampelographers Pierre Galet (* 1921), Victor Vermorel (1848-1927), Pierre Viala (1859-1936) and Victor Pulliat (1827-1896) was justified...

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