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Borgo delle Oche

White wine 2017 Venezia Giulia IGT passito Alba, Friuli/Venezia-Giulia, Italy

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.5 l
Alcohol content : 13.5%
Price: Up to 35.00 €
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: Steel
Registration number : #BdO-L180/18

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 2 January, 2019

The region (also short Friuli) with the capital Trieste is located in the extreme northeast of Italy. It borders Austria to the north and Slovenia to the east. The Friulian landscape, which transcends the region, makes up most of the region and includes its provinces of Pordenone and Udine, parts of Gorizia (but not Trieste), as well as the province of Belluno and 11 municipalities of the province of Venice in Veneto. The area has always been a borderland with alternating rule under Rome, Byzantium, Venice and the Hapsburg Empire. In 181 B.C. the Romans founded the colony of Aquilieia and brought their wine culture with...

The exact origin of the white grape variety is uncertain; it could come from Germany, France or the Czech Republic (Moravia). Although the different varieties differ in terms of berry colour, aroma, leaf shape and grape size, as well as in terms of vigour, yield and susceptibility to disease, they have almost the same DNA profile with minor differences. They are therefore regarded as a single grape variety, although in many grape variety catalogues they are listed separately as independent varieties. There are the following three main varieties:

Savagnin Blanc (France) or Gelber Traminer,...

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