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White wine 2014 Douro DOC, Contraste, Douro, Portugal

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 13%
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Registration number : #CoV-LO15292

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 1 August 2016

The Portuguese wine region is named after the 900-kilometer-long river of the same name steep Hanging with extreme Tilt the vineyards are. This springs in the Spanish province of Soria ( Castile and Leon ), flows through as "Duero" northern Spain and then as "Douro" northern Portugal, until finally at the city postage flows into the Atlantic. Over 100 kilometers, the river forms the Portuguese-Spanish border; after that, the Port wine area extends just as long in Portugal,

Douro - vineyards and river Douro

Already in 1756 was under the then Prime Minister Marquês de Pombal (1699-1782) to protect the authenticity of the...

The white grape variety comes from Portugal. The verballhornte name referring to the elongated grape form means "cat's tail" (Rabo de Gato), some synonyms suggest with "monkey tail" or "Schafsschwanz" also on it. Synonyms include Alva, Baldsena, Carrega Besta, Estreito, Estreito Macios, Muscatel Brava, Muscatel Bravo, Não Há, Rabigato Respigueiro, Rabisgatos, Rabo de Asno, Rabo de Carneiro, Rabo de Gato, Rodrigo Affonso, Rodrigo Alfonso ( Portugal ); Puesta en Cruz ( Spain ). It may, despite seemingly suggestive synonyms or morphological Similarities do not match the varieties Donzelinho Branco. Fernão PiresFernão...

The white grape variety (also Côdega do Larinho) comes from Portugal, It may, despite seemingly suggestive synonyms or morphological Similarities not with the variety Síria (Códega) be confused. The medium-maturing, high-yielding vine is prone to falseness mildew, It produces rather low-acid white wines with aromas of tropical fruits. The variety is mainly in the fields Douro and Tras-os-Montes grown mostly with Arinto do Douro ( Dorinto ) Rabigato and Gouveio ( Godello ) is blended. The Portuguese acreage in 2010 was 629 hectares.

Source: Wine Grapes / J. Robinson,...

The white grape comes from Portugal, It has its origin after the second main name Arinto de Bucelas presumably from this area around Lisbon. Others are Assario Branco, Arintho, Arinto Cercial, Arinto d'Anadia, Arinto Galego, Arintho, Azal Espanhol, Boal Cachudo, Chapeludo, Pedernã, Terrantez da Terceira and Torrontés, The parentage is unknown. The vine may, despite seemingly suggestive synonyms or morphological Similarities do not match the varieties Arinto de Colares. Bical (Arinto de Alcobaça), Dorinto (Arinto do Douro), Folgasão. Terrantez da Terceira....

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