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Paccot – Domaine La Colombe

White wine 2015 Féchy AOC Curzilles, Vaud, Switzerland

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 14%
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Registration number : #Colo-L189C

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Last reviewed: 9 May, 2018

Canton and wine-growing region with the capital Lausanne in French-speaking Switzerland. The vineyards cover 3,882 hectares. The beginnings of viticulture date back to the Romans. In the Middle Ages, the Cistercian order carried out important pioneering work, whose monks laboriously wrested the majority of the vineyards that still exist today from the steep slopes. An AOC system with Grand Cru sites has been in place since 1995. The use of the designation Grand Cru is permitted (tolerated) throughout the entire cantonal territory provided that the wines in question come from sites listed in the vineyard register and bear designations such as...

Synonym for the grape variety Chasselas; see there.

The white grape variety is a new breed between Chasselas x Chardonnay. It was crossed in Switzerland in 1965 by Jean-Louis Simon and André Jaquinet at the Swiss Federal Research Institute Changins. The Charmont variety was also created with the same parents. The early-ripening vine is susceptible to trickle and botrytis. It produces yellow, aromatic white wines with apricot and citrus aromas. The variety is cultivated in the cantons of Vaud and Valais. In 2010, 27 hectares of vineyards were designated.

The white grape variety comes from France. Around 150 synonyms testify to its great age and wide distribution. Some of them are grouped alphabetically by country: Druser, Grauburgunder, Grauer Burgunder, Grauer Clevner, Kleiner Traminer, Rheingrauer, Ruländer, Speyerer(Germany, Austria); Arnaison Gris, Arnoison Gris, Auvernat Gris, Auxerrois Gris, Beurot, Friset, Fromenteau Gris, Griset, Malvoisie, Moréote Gris, Noirien Gris, Pinot Beurot(France); Edelklevner, Tokay until 2007(Alsace); Pinot Grigio, Rulander Grigio(Italy); Râjik(Moldova); Griset, Musler(Switzerland);...

The white grape variety probably comes from Germany. There are more than 150 synonyms that testify to its great age and worldwide distribution in almost all winegrowing countries. Historically important or are Risling(Bulgaria); Edler Riesling, Gelber Riesling, Gräfenberger, Hochheimer, Johannisberger, Kleinriesling, Klingelberger, Rissling, Rüsseling, Weißer Riesling(Germany); Raisin du Rhin, Riesling Rhénan(France); Riesling Renano(Italy); Rajinski Riesling (former Yugoslavia); Rizling Rajnski(Croatia); Rislinoc(Moldavia); Rheinriesling, Ritzling (also...

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