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Cantina Cinque Terre

White wine 2017 Cinque Terre DOC, Liguria, Italy

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 13.5%
Price: 11.85 €
Bottle closue: Synthetic
Registration number : #CCi-L17/1-2017

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 5 June, 2018

DOC area (also Cinque Terre Sciacchetrà) for white wine in the Italian region of Liguria. It is named after the approximately 12 kilometres of climatically favoured coastline of the Italian Riviera between Punta Mesco and Punta di Montenero on the Gulf of Genoa and means "Five Countries" or "Five Villages". These are the municipalities of Monterosso al Mare, Riomaggiore (with the three subzones Costa de Sera, Costa de Campu and Costa da Posa), Vernazza and the Tramonti Piassa and Tramonti di Campiglia in the province of La Spezia, which are part of the capital La Spezia. The region is protected as a National Park and was declared a World Heritage Site by...

The white grape variety comes from Italy. Synonyms are Bosco Bianco, Bosco Bianco del Genovese and Bosco Bianco di Savona. It must not be confused with the Scimiscià variety (synonym Genovese). This late-ripening, high-yielding vine is moderately resistant to grape rot and downy mildew, but is susceptible to powdery mildew. It produces amber-coloured, light white wines with aromas of nuts, almonds, honey and dried figs. The variety is authorised in Liguria in the DOC wines Cinqueterre and Colline di Levanto. In 2010, 82 hectares of vineyards were designated...

The white grape variety originates from the Mediterranean region, possibly Italy. Synonyms grouped alphabetically by country are Garbesso, Garbessu, Malvasie, Malvoisie du Douro, Rolle, Rollé, Verlentin, Varlentin(France); Carica l'Asino, Favorita, Favorita Bianca, Favorita Bianca di Conegliano, Favorita d'Alba, Favoritia di Alba, Favorita di Conegliano, Formentino, Pigato, Sapaiola, Vermentini, Vermentino Bianco, Vermentino di Gallura, Vermentino Pigato(Italy); Malvasia, Malvasia à Bonifacio, Malvasia Bonifacio, Malvasia de Corse, Malvasia Grossa, Malvoisie à Gros Grains, Malvoisie Corse, Malvoisie de Corse, Verlantin, Varlantin, VermentinuKorsika...

The white grape variety comes from Italy. Synonyms are Albarola Bianca, Albarola dei Piani, Albarola di Lavagna, Albarola di Sestri, Albarola Trebbiana, Bianchetta del Genovesato, Bianchetta Genovese (second main name), Calcatella, Trebbiana Bianca, Trebbiano Albarola and Trebbiano di Sarzana. It must not be confused with the Bianchetta Trevigiana or Scimiscià varieties, even if synonyms or morphological similarities appear to indicate this. DNA analyses carried out in 2009 showed that the varieties Albarola and Bianchetta Genovese occurring in the province of Genova are identical. However, in the Municipality...

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