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Château la Canorgue
Winery Wines

Roséwein 2020 Luberon AOC, Rhône, France

Type: Roséwein (Rosé wine)
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 13.5%
Price: 12.85 €
Organic labeling: Organic wine
Bottle closure: Natural cork
Maturing: stainless steel
Registration number: #ClC-L2002/2

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Last reviewed: 24 November, 2021

Appellation for white, rosé and red wines in the Département Vaucluse in the southern part of the Rhône wine region. It is named after the limestone rock mountain range southeast of Avignon in southern France. Until the 2008 vintage, the name was Côtes du Luberon (the reason for the renaming is to make it clearer to the consumer). The recognition in 1988 is above all the merit of the millionaire Jean-Louis Chancel, who set high quality standards with the wines of his winery Château Val-Joanis. The vineyards cover 2,700 hectares of vineyards on the left bank of the Rhône in 36 communes between Cavaillon in the west and Manosque in the east. These are...

The Rhône, over 800 kilometres long, is one of the most important wine rivers in the world. Like all bodies of water, it has a positive effect on viticulture or creates the conditions for it by forming valley slopes, some of which are very steep. The river rises at the Furka Pass as a glacial stream in the Swiss Alps of Uri, flows through the canton of Valais and Lake Geneva under the name Rotten, crosses the French border, turns south from Lyon and flows into the Mediterranean south of Arles-sur-Rhône. In the 6th century BC, the Greeks founded the Rhône. The Greeks founded the city of...

France is a relatively young wine-growing country compared to Greece and Italy. The first vines were brought in the 6th century BC by the Greeks, who founded Massalia (Latin Massillia = Marseille) in the southwest on the Mediterranean coast. At this time, the land, which was only later called Gaul by the Romans, was inhabited by various tribes of Celts (Allobrogians, Ambians, Arvernians, Biturians, Cenomans and others in France, Noricans in Bavaria and Austria). A lively trade developed and the Greeks covered the demand. When the Greeks migrated to the Po Valley in the 5th century, they got to know Italian wine and began to import it. The later...

See under Garnacha.

The red grape variety originates from France. There are over 80 synonyms that testify to its great age and worldwide distribution. The most important from a historical point of view are Hermitage, Shiraz (Australia), Candive, Marsanne Noir, Petite Sirrah, Petite Syrah, Scyras, Sérène, Serine, Sira, Sirac, Sirah, Syra, Syrac (France); Balsamina, Neiretta Cunese, Neiretta del Monregalese, Neiretta del Rosso, Neiretta di Saluzzo, Zagarese (Italy); Neretto del Beinale (Spain); Shiraz (South Africa); Zizak (Montenegro). Despite seemingly suggestive synonyms or morphological...

Synonym (also Morvede, Mourvede, Mourvèdre Famellestadt, Mourvedre Mataro, Mourvegue, Mourvièdre, Murviedro) for the grape variety Monastrell; see there

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