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Red wine 2013 Vigneti delle Dolomiti IGT Castel Campan, Alto Adige, Italy

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 13.5%
Price: 55.00 €
Organic labeling: Organic wine
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: Barrique
Registration number : #Mc-L.815

Wine Review Report :

Wein-Plus rating: Excellent (90 WP)
Last reviewed: 22 December 2016
Editor note: Clear nose, ripe, partly preserved red and black berries, some cherries, nutty and herbaceous traces, slightly burnt nutty oak. Ripe, juicy, partly preserved fruit on the palate, nutty, spicy oak, touch of chocolate, some sugar candy and caramel, fine sandy tannins, generally well integrated, persistent and full-bodied, very slightly meaty, has some depth, herbaceous traces, salty notes in the background, firm sturcture, still young, hint of bacon, very good long finish.
Best to drink: 2018-2024+

The northern area of the Italian double region Trentino-Alto Adige; is the southern area Trentino, The Italian name is Alto Adige. It corresponds geographically to the Autonomous Province of Bozen (Italian Bolzano). The Rhaeto-Romans laid here already 1000 BC. The first vineyards, making South Tyrol one of the oldest German-speaking wine-growing regions. Here the Romans of the Celts learned the use of wooden wine barrels for storage and transportation. In the Middle Ages, viticulture flourished. The German emperors, who moved to Rome for their coronation, got to know and appreciate South Tyrolean wine on their travels. A decline took place...

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 either from France (Bordeaux) or from Spain (Basque Country = País Vasco). There are around 80 Synonyms that testify to old age and worldwide distribution. The main alphabetically grouped by country are Achéria, Ardounet, Arrouya, Bidure, Boubet, Bouchet Franc, Bouchet Saint-Émilion, Bouchy, Breton, Cabernet Aunis, Cabernet Francese, Cabernet Franc Noir, Cabernet Gris, Cabrunet, Capbreton Rouge, Carmenet, Couahort , Crouchen Negre, Crouchen Noir, Gros Bouchet, Gros Cabernet, Grosse Vidure, Messanges Rouge, Morenoa Veron Bouchy, Noir Dur, Plant Breton, Plant de l'Abbé Breton, Sable Rouge, Trouchet, Trouchet Noir, Véron, Vidure, Vuidure (...

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