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Winery Wines

Red wine 2009 Nero, Weinland Austria, Austria

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content : 13%
Organic labeling: Organic wine
Bottle closue: Screw cap
Registration number : #L05/10

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 30 December, 2010

In Austria, viticulture has been practised since the time of the Celtic settlement almost 3,000 years ago. The Burgenland community of Zagersdorf and the Lower Austrian community of Stillfried in the Weinviertel are considered the oldest winegrowing communities in Austria. In both places grape seeds were found which date from 700 and 900 BC respectively and can be clearly assigned to the species Vitis vinifera. The lifting by Emperor Domitian (51-96) of the ban on planting vines outside Italy by Emperor Probus (232-282) had a positive effect on viticulture. This was the...

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