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White wine 2016 Abruzzo Pecorino DOC 'EKWO, Abruzzi, Italy

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 12%
Organic labeling: Organic wine
Bottle closue: Synthetic
Registration number : #TTE-L.03/17

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 5 June 2018

The Italian Region (Italian Abruzzi) with the capital L'Aquila is east of Rome with a 130 km long Adriatic coast. It is divided into the provinces of Chieti, L'Aquila, Teramo and Pescara. Winegrowing was done here by the Etruscans as early as the 7th century BC BC introduced. The Greek historian Polybius (210-120 BC) mentions in part of his history of the Roman Empire Carthaginian General Hannibal (247-183 BC) that the wines from here were particularly suitable for strengthening the soldiers. Roman authors too Pliny the Elder (23-79) and Andrea Bacci (1524-1600) commend the wines.

The region is dominated by the...

The white grape variety comes from Italy, Synonyms are Arquitano, Iuvino, Norcino, Pecorina Arquatanella, Pecorino di Osimo, Promotico, Trebbiano Viccio, Uva della Pecore, Uva Pecorina, Verdicchio Bastardo Bianco, Uvina and Vissanello. It must not be with the variety Greco Bianco be confused, which is sometimes referred to as pecorino. The origin (parenthood) of the variety is unknown, according to an unproven hypothesis, it should come directly from a wild grape descended. The early ripening, unprofitable vine is resistant to both mildews, It produces fresh, fruity, acidic white wines with a lemon aroma.

Pecorino - grape and leaf

The variety is found in...

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