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Paolo Rodaro
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Rotwein 2012 Colli Orientali del Friuli DOC Schioppettino Romain, Friuli/Venezia-Giulia, Italy

Type: Rotwein (Red wine)
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 15%
Price: 25.00 €
Bottle closure: Natural cork
Registration number: #RoP-L2305

Wine Review Report:

Last reviewed: 6 August, 2018

DOC area (also Friuli Colli Orientali) for red wines and white wines in the Friuli Venezia Giulia region; near the border with Slovenia and Austria. The name means "eastern hills of Friuli". The DOC area Collio Goriziano in the province of Gorizia (Gorizia) adjoins to the south, the border being formed by the river Judrio. Both geologically similar areas once belonged to the Austrian Habsburg Empire. However, while Udine became Italian as early as 1866, Gorizia only became part of Italy after the First World War in the early 1920s. The zone covers the hilly area in the eastern part of the province...

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 areas of the four present-day regions of Abruzzo, Lazio, Tuscany and Umbria. The origin of Italian wine culture lies primarily in Greek colonisation, which brought Greek viticultural culture to the peninsula beginning in the 10th century BC on the island of Sicily as well as Campania and Calabria. The Greeks brought many of their grape varieties with them and named the land ideal for...

The red grape variety originates from the border region Italy (Gorizia)-Slovenia (Goricia). Originally, the red wine made from it was called so (scoppiettare = crackle or crackle - possibly because of the peppery taste). Synonyms are Pocalza, Poçalza, Pokalca, Pokalza, Ribolla Nera, Schiopetino, Schiopettino and Scoppiettino. According to DNA analyses carried out in 2011, it is not a colour mutation of the Ribolla Gialla variety. However, the parentage (parentage) of the variety is unknown. The medium to late ripening vine is susceptible to small berry and downy mildew. It yields...

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