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Cava 2016 Brut "Stars Brut & Brut", D.O. Cava, Spain

Type: Cava
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 11.5%
Price: 6.55 €
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: Classical method - second fermentation in bottle
Varieties: Xarel.lo 40%,
Parellada 30%,
Macabeau 30%.
Registration number : #Per-L4700A

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 29 March 2019

Winegrowing in Spain has a long and ancient tradition, already 3000 years BC. Chr. Were cultivated vines. The Phoenicians founded around 1100 BC The city Gadir (today's Cádiz) and operated rain trade in wine in the Mediterranean. The first flowering period was 200 BC. Chr., Because the Romans loved the wine from Baetica (Andalusia). The development was stopped by the invasion of the Moors in 711. For religious reasons, the Muslims cleared large parts of the vineyards or allowed only the production of raisins, They brought the art of distillation which, however, was not used for alcoholic beverages, but essential oils, as fragrances and...

The white grape comes from Spain, Synonyms are Martorella, Moltonach, Montañesa, Montona, Montònec, Montònech, Montònega, Montòneo, Montònero, Parellada Blanc, Perellada, Verda Grossa. It was already under different names in the 14th century Aragon widespread. In the 15th century, the German physician (personal physician to the princess Maria of Castile), writer and hobbyist Jaume Roig (+1478) prepared a Montònec white wine that King Juan II (1378-1479) loved. According to 2013 were done DNA analysis it is a presumably natural cross between the Spanish To lift x unknown partner. However, this is based on only 20 DNA markers (see under...

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