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Red wine 2015 Alto Adige DOC Chorus Madrigal, Alto Adige, Italy

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 14.5%
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: Barrique
Registration number : #CS-L2817

Wine Review Report :

Wein-Plus rating: Very good (88 WP)
Last reviewed: 25 January 2019
Editor note: Light earthy notes on the nose, dried vegetal aromas, some smoky oak, black berries, light peppery and cedary notes, hint of bacon. Ripe, juicy, partly preserved fruit on the palate, toasted, smoky, slightly nutty oak, some cocoa, integrated sandy, slightly astringent tannins, sweetish and creamy, slightly noticeable warm alcohol, full-bodied, tobacco and salty traces in the background, hint of bell peppery, good persistence, spicy and smoky notes on a very good, sweetish, juicy finish.
Best to drink: To 2024+

DOC area (also South Tyrol, Italian Alto Adige or dell'Alto Adige) for red wines, rosé wines and white wines in the Italian wine sector South-Tirol, There are six sub-zones, which are considered separate DOC areas and under this name do not cover the entire product range, but only certain types of wine. these are Bozner Leiten (Italian Colli di Bolzano), Eisacktaler (Valle Isarco), Merano hills (Meranese di Collina), St. Magdalener (Santa Maddalena), Terlaner (Terlano) and vinschgau (Valle Venosta). If the grapes come from classified vineyards, all wines can Vigna...

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 France. There are around 60 Synonyms; some alphabetically grouped by country are Kaberne Sovinjon, Kaberne Sovinyon, Lafit, Lafite ( Bulgaria. Moldova. Russia ); Bidure, Bouchet, Bouchet Sauvignon, Breton, Cabernet Petit, Carbonet, Carbouet, Carmenet, Epicier Noir, Marchoupet, Navarre, Petit Bouchet, Petit Bouschet, Petit Cabernet, Petit Cavernet Sauvignon, Petite Vidure, Sauvignon, Sauvignonne, Vidignonne, Vidure France ); Bordo ( Romania ); Bordeaux ( Switzerland ); Burdeos Tinto ( Peru. Spain ); Cab ( United States ).

Cabernet Sauvignon - grape and leaf

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