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Spumante - sparkling 2016 Lambrusco di Sorbara DOC Brut Brutrosso (Deg.:Apr.2018), Emilia Romagna, Italy

Type: Spumante - sparkling
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content : 12.5%
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: Classical method - second fermentation in bottle
Variety: Lambrusco.
Registration number : #CVCB-L.17177

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 12 November, 2018

DOC area for sparkling red wines and rosé wines(spumante and frizzante) in the Italian region of Emilia-Romagna The zone includes the entire municipalities of Bastiglia, Bomporto, Nonantola, Ravarino and San Prospero, as well as parts of the municipalities of Galliano, Camposanto, Carpi, Castelfranco Emilia, Modena, San Cesario sul Panaro and Soliera in the province of Modena. All wines are blended from Lambrusco di Sorbara (to 60%), Lambrusco Salamino (max. 40%), as well as any other Lambrusco varieties (max. 15%). There are the wine types Rosso Spumante, Rosato...

The Italian term (also Lambrusca) means "wild vine". Already the Roman author Cato the Elder (234-149 B.C.) mentioned a Lambrusco variety and called it "Trecenaria" (three hundredth) because it yielded 300 amphoras of wine per jugerum (equivalent to one morning). Many varieties selected from wild vines and bred further were called Lambrusco. It is therefore neither a single grape variety nor a family of grape varieties, but the term is used in countless grape variety names and synonyms. The many varieties are mostly not related to each other (the same phenomenon also applies to the name groups Malvasia,...

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