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Red wine 2013 dry Mélac, Württemberg, Germany

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 13.5%
Price: 25.00 €
Bottle closue: Screw cap
Maturing: Barrique
Registration number : #3531416

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 15 September 2017

The growing area is located in the state of Baden-Württemberg Germany, The vineyards cover 11,461 hectares of vineyards, which are between the Lake Constance and the valley of the Tauber below Rothenburg (Taubergrund). The geographical and climatic conditions are characterized by many river valleys. The tributaries Rems, Enz, Kocher and Jagst flow to the Neckar on its very winding course. There are many southern slopes on the river banks with widely spaced vineyards. In summer there is enough sun to give red wines strength and color. Two thirds of the vineyards are steep slopes or slopes, Heilbronn is the wine capital of...

The red grape variety ( breeding number Klosterneuburg 181-2-71) is a new breed between St. Laurent x Blaufränkisch (which happened through in 1997 DNA analysis has been confirmed). Synonyms are Blue Zweigeltrebe, Blauer Zweigelt, Cvaigelt, Cveigelt, Klosterneuburg 71, Rotburger, Semenac Cerni 71, Zweigelt 71, Zweigeltrebe and Zwiegel. The cross was made in 1922 by Dr. Fritz Zweigelt (1888-1964) on Klosterneuburg Wine Institute (Lower Austria), which gave it the name Rotburger. It was not until 1975 that she received the Qualitätswein-RebsortenQuality wine grape...

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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