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Winery Wines

Red wine 2000 D.O. Empordà Cabernet Sauvignon Torre Galatea, Cataluña (Catalunya), Spain

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content : 13.5%
Registration number : #11011-20-04

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 12 January, 2005

This DO area (Catalan Empordà) is located in the farthest corner of north-eastern Spain on the Mediterranean coast in the region of Catalonia and borders on the French Roussillon. The area is considered one of the cradles of Spanish viticulture. The vineyards cover 2,300 hectares of vines on calcareous soil and are located 200 metres above sea level, often in crater-shaped valleys (see under Conca). The climate is Mediterranean with cold north winds. The white wines are made from the varieties Chenin Blanc, Macabeo, Muscat Blanc, Parellada, Riesling,...

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