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Red wine 2012 VR Lisboa Reserva, Portas De Lisboa, Estremadura, Portugal

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 14.5%
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Registration number : #235711

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 31 October, 2016

Since the 2009 vintage, newly named Vinho regional area (until then VR Extremadura) for local wines in the Portuguese region of Extremadura. The name change is intended to avoid confusion with the Spanish DOC Extremadura. The new name refers to the nearby capital Lisbon.

The red grape variety comes from Portugal. Synonyms are Azal Espanhol, Bical, Bical Tinto, Mortagua, Mortagua Preto, Touriga, Touriga Fina, Tourigo, Tourigo Antiguo, Tourigo do Dão(Portugal); Touriga National(Romania); Carabuñera(Spain). It must not be confused with the variety Amaral (Azal Tinto) or the other Touriga varieties, despite the fact that synonyms and morphological similarities appear to indicate this. There is no connection with the white variety Bical. According to DNA analyses carried out in 2011 and 2013, it is a parent variety of Touriga Fêmea and Touriga...

The red grape variety comes from Portugal. Since 2002, the former name Touriga Francesca may no longer be used due to a lawsuit filed by the French wine lobby and a court order. Synonyms are Albino de Souza, Esgana Cão Tinto, Tinta Barca, Touriga Frances, Touriga Francesa and Tourigo Francês. It must not be confused with the other Touriga varieties or Tinta da Barca, despite the fact that synonyms and morphological similarities seem to indicate this. It is not a mutation of the white variety Sercial (Esgana Cão). According to DNA analyses carried out in 2011, it is a presumably natural cross...

Synonym (also Roriz) for the grape variety Tempranillo; see there.

The red grape variety comes from Portugal. Synonyms are Camarate Tinto, Casculho, Castelão da Bairrada, Castelão de Nosso, Castelão do Nosso, Castelão Nacional, Castelão Nosso, Maroto, Morete, Moreto (synonym for many varieties), Moreto de Soure, Moreto do Douro, Mortágua, Mortagua de Vide Preta, Mureto, Negro Mouro, Preto Mouro and Vide Preta. According to DNA analyses carried out in 2013, this is a presumably natural cross between Cayetana Blanca x Alfrocheiro. However, this is based on only 20 DNA markers (see molecular genetics). In spite of apparently indicative synonyms or morphological...

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