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Kellerei St. Michael-Eppan
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2016 Südtirol / Alto Adige DOC Cabernet-Merlot Riserva "Sanct Valentin", Alto Adige, Italy

Firm, tart nose, metallic notes and iodine, light meaty notes, blackcurrants, touch of dried tomatoes and bell peppers. some tar and juniper. Ripe, juicy, partly preserved fruit on the palate, toasted, spicy oak with a hint of cocoa, some licorice, fairly concentrated and persistent, full body, good depth, mineral notes in the background,, fairly fresh style with minty and ethereal notes, fairly complex, spicy notes, quite expressive on a very good, long, juicy finish with spicy and toasted notes.

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Last reviewed: 20 February, 2020
Price: 26.00 € Find+Buy
Type: Rotwein(Red wine)
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 14.5%
Classification: Riserva
Bottle closure: Natural cork
Maturing: Barrique and Tonneau
Varieties: Cabernet, Merlot
Registration number: ME-L19015

Often used but not unambiguous short name for the two red grape varieties Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon. These are closely related (the parents of...

This red grape variety comes from France. The name is probably derived from the French word for blackbird (merle), because these birds like to nibble the berries, which...

DOC area (also South Tyrol, Italian Alto Adige or dell'Alto Adige) for red wines, rosé wines and white wines in the Italian wine-growing area of South Tyrol. It is divided into six...

The northern area of the Italian double region Trentino-South Tyrol; the southern area is Trentino. The Italian name is Alto Adige. It corresponds...

Italy is one of the oldest wine-growing countries, with origins dating back at least to 1,000 BC. At that time, the Etruscans appeared in central Italy and settled...

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