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Red wine 2016 Vigneti delle Dolomiti IGT "Castel Campan", Alto Adige, Italy

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 14%
Price: 59.00 €
Organic labeling: Biodynamic wine
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: Barrique
Registration number : #Mc-L.618-CC

Wine Review Report :

Wein-Plus rating: Excellent (90 WP)
Last reviewed: 19 February 2020
Editor note: Firm nose, ripe black berries, hint of tobacco, light oak, earthy and minty notes, hint of pimento. Black, partly preserved fruit on the palate, bell peppers, light peppery notes, licorice and tar, floral traces, dark, toasted, spicy oak, cocoa notes, acid bite, fairly prominent tannins, very full-bodied, noticeable high alcohol, minty notes in the background, touch of rosehip, fairly prominent juniper notes, some depth, some grip on a very good, firm finish.
Best to drink: 2021-2028+

The northern part of the Italian double region Trentino-Alto Adige; the southern part is Trentino. The Italian name is Alto Adige. It geographically corresponds to the autonomous province of Bolzano (Bolzano in Italian). The Rhaeto-Romans planted the first vineyards here as early as 1,000 BC, making South Tyrol one of the oldest German-speaking wine-growing regions. Here the Romans learned from the Celts the use of wooden wine barrels for storage and transport. In the Middle Ages viticulture reached its highest flowering. The German emperors, who went to Rome for their coronation, got to know and appreciate South Tyrolean wine on their...

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 (...

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.

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