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Red wine dry Orfeas, Thrace / Θράκη, Greece

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 12%
Bottle closue: Screw cap
Registration number : #245959

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Last reviewed: 6 February 2019

In the oldest Greek language use (Thrace), the entire Balkan Peninsula was without the Greek Peloponnese meant, later only the eastern part south of the Danube, Already from the Greek poet Homer (8th century BC) the Thracian wines were praised and Ulysses defeated the one-eyed Cyclops Polyphemus. Today the area is between Bulgaria. Greece (8,500 km²) and the Turkey (23,600 km²) divided. The Greek region of Thráki is located in the northeast of the country, bordering Bulgaria to the north and Turkey to the east. Here are like in the west bordering Greek region Macedonia especially...

The red grape variety comes from France, The name is probably from the French word for blackbird (merle) because these birds like to snack on the very sweet berries when fully ripe. 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 attest to the worldwide spread. The most important are Alicante Noir, Bigney, Black Alicante, Blauer Merlot, Bordò, Crabutet, Crabutet Noir, Hebigney, Médoc Noir, Merlau, Merlot Black, Merlot Blau, Merlot Crni, Merlot Nero, Merlot Noir, Merlott, Merlou, Picard, Pikard, Plant Médoc, Sémillon Rouge, Vidal and Vitraille.

Merlot - grape and leaf

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The red grape variety comes from Greece, Synonyms are Mavromoschato, Moschato Mavro, Moschogaltso, Muscat Mavro and Xinogaltso. You may on the ground morphological No similarities to the variety Muscat d'Hamburg be confused. According to 2001 DNA analysis is a descendant of Muscat Blanc, the second parent is unknown. The late-ripening vine is susceptible to Botrytis and bunch rot but resistant to drought, It produces aromatic, alcohol-rich red wines. In 2010 in Greece (mainly Macedonia ) 1,428 hectares of vineyards (cym Anderson ).

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