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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...

The red grape variety originates from France. The name is probably derived from the French word for blackbird (merle), because these birds like to snack on the berries,...

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 part of the Italian dual region of Trentino-South Tyrol; the southern part is Trentino. The Italian name is Alto Adige. It corresponds...

The Republic of Italy in southern Europe with its capital Rome covers 301,338 km². Most of the national territory is located on the Apennine Peninsula, which is surrounded by...

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