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Domaine Henri Ruppert

White wine 2011 Pinot Gris Vendange Tardive Côteaux de Schengen, Moselle Luxembourgeoise AOP, Luxembourg

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 11%
Price: Up to 20.00 €
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Registration number : #HR-M.N.L-5165

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 28 September, 2012

The history of viticulture in this country is linked to that of the Moselle; this river forms the border with Germany over a length of 36 kilometres. To the east on the other bank lies the German Moselle wine region. The Romans introduced viticulture in the entire area as early as the 1st century BC. In the Middle Ages there was an upswing in viticulture with the foundation of many monasteries. Due to an extremely cold winter in 1709 the vineyards were almost completely destroyed. Following a decision at the Congress of Vienna in 1815, the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg had to cede all vineyards on the other side of the river. From the year 1880 onwards, a customs...

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