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Nibiru Wine (Weingut Schenter)

Orange/Natural red 2018 dry "Rot", Weinland Österreich, Austria

Type: Orange/Natural red
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 12.5%
Price: 13.00 €
Organic labeling: Organic and vegan wine
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: Large wood
Registration number : #NW-L5/18

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 13 June, 2020

Next to Bergland (Carinthia, Upper Austria, Salzburg, Tyrol, Vorarlberg) and Steirerland (Styria) the third Austrian wine growing region. With around 90%, it is by far the largest of the three. It includes the vineyards of the wine-growing regions of Burgenland, Lower Austria and Vienna (was a separate wine-growing region until 2009). The designation applies to local wines. See also under Austria.

The red grape variety(breeding number Klosterneuburg 181-2-71) is a new variety between St. Laurent x Blaufränkisch (which was confirmed by DNA analyses carried out in 1997). Synonyms are Blauer Zweigeltrebe, Blauer Zweigelt, Cvaigelt, Cveigelt, Klosterneuburg 71, Rotburger, Semenac Cerni 71, Zweigelt 71, Zweigeltrebe and Zwiegelt. The crossing was carried out in 1922 by Dr. Fritz Zweigelt (1888-1964) at the Klosterneuburg Viticulture Institute (Lower Austria), who gave it the name Rotburger. It was only in 1975, in the course of the Qualitätswein-RebsortenQuality Vine...

The red grape variety originates from Lower Styria (Austria-Hungary) in today's north-eastern Slovenia, although the name incorrectly refers to Portugal. There are over a hundred synonyms; the most important ones, grouped alphabetically by country, are Autrichien, Portugais Bleu(France); Porthogese, Porthogese Nero, Porthogeze, Portoghese(Italy); Early Burgundy(California); Portugizac Crni(Croatia); Badner, Badener, Portugieser, Portugieser Blau, Vöslaner, Vöslauer(Austria); Português Azul(Portugal); Modrý Portugal, Portugalkja, Portugalské Modré(Slovakia,...

The red grape variety comes from France. The name is probably derived from the French word for blackbird (merle), because these birds like to eat the berries, which are very sweet when fully ripe. However, the name can also be an allusion to the black-blue colouring of the berries similar to that of the bird. There are more than 60 synonyms, which testify the worldwide distribution. The most important are Alicante Noir, Bigney, Black Alicante, Blue Merlot, Bordò, Crabutet, Crabutet Noir, Hebigney, Médoc Noir, Merlau, Merlot Black, Merlot Blue, Merlot Crni, Merlot Nero, Merlot Noir, Merlott, Merlou, Picard, Pikard, Plant Médoc,...

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