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Larraz, S.C. Bodegas
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Rotwein 2016 D.O.Ca Rioja Flor de Caudum, La Rioja, Spain

Type: Rotwein (Red wine)
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 14%
Bottle closure: Synthetic
Registration number: #Lar-L1

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Last reviewed: 12 December, 2018
One of the 17 Spanish regions; see under Rioja

Viticulture in Spain has an ancient tradition, as vines were cultivated here at least 5,000 years ago. The Phoenicians founded the city of Gadir (Cádiz) around 1100 BC and traded heavily in wine in the Mediterranean region. The first flowering occurred in 200 BC, because the Romans loved the wine from Baetica (Andalusia). Development was halted by the Moorish invasion in 711. For religious reasons, the Muslims cleared large parts of the vineyards or only allowed the production of sultanas. They brought with them the art of distillation, which was not used for alcoholic beverages, however, but for essential oils, as...

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