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Red wine 2016 Blayais (Blaye) AOC, Bordeaux, France

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 15%
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Registration number : #BAR-L16A1

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 13 June 2019

The appellation (also known as Blayais) in the region named after the town of the same name Bordeaux lies on the right bank of the estuary Gironde across from the west Médoc, Viticulture can be traced back to Roman times. The area is also famous for the caves par-non-pair with prehistoric rock paintings that are as significant as those of Lascaux (in Southwest France ) be valid. The vineyards cover about 6,500 hectares of vineyards mainly clayey-limestone and clayey-gravelly soils with underground ferrous sandstone.

In 2009, the roof appellation Côtes de Bordeaux created, the red wines are now under...

The red grape variety comes from France, The name is probably from the French word for blackbird (Merle) derived, because these birds like to snack on the very ripe berries. The name can also be an allusion to the black-blue color of the berries similar to the bird. There are over 60 Synonyms, which testify to the worldwide distribution. The most important are Alicante Noir, Bigney, Black Alicante, Blue Merlot, Bordò, Crabutet, Crabutet Noir, Hebigney, Médoc Noir, Merlau, Merlot Black, Merlot Blue, Merlot Crni, Merlot Nero, Merlot Noir, Merlot, Merlou, Picard, Pikard, Plant Médoc, Semillon Rouge, Vidal and Vitraille.

Merlot - grape and leaf

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Synonym (also Malbec à Queue Rouge, Malbech, Malbeck, Malbek) for the grape variety Cot; look there.

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