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White wine 2015 Colli Orientali del Friuli DOC Ellégri, Friuli/Venezia-Giulia, Italy

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 13%
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Registration number : #RdM-L2E5

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 22 December, 2018

DOC area (also Friuli Colli Orientali) for red and white wines in the Friuli Venezia Giulia region; close to the border with Slovenia and Austria. The name means "eastern hills of Friuli". To the south, the Collio Goriziano DOC area in the province of Gorizia (Gorizia) is bordered by the Judrio river. Both geologically similar areas were once part of the Austrian Habsburg Empire. However, while Udine became Italian as early as 1866, Gorizia did not join Italy until after the First World War in the early 1920s.

Colli Orientali del Friuli - Weingut Torre Rosazza

The zone comprises the hilly area in the eastern part of the province of Udine...

Synonym for the grape variety Cabernet Sauvignon; see there.

Synonym (also Tocai Friulano) for the grape variety Sauvignonasse; see there.

The white grape variety comes from France. There are about 120 synonyms, which indicate the age and the worldwide distribution in most wine-growing countries. The most important ones, grouped alphabetically by country, are Clevner, Clävner(Alsace); Arboisier, Arnaison Blanc, Arnoison, Aubain, Aubaine, Auvergnat Blanc, Auvernat Blanc, Auxerrois, Auxois, Beaunois, Blanc de Champagne, Chardonnet, Chaudenay, Chaudent, Epinette, Epinette de Champagne Gamay Blanc, Gentil Blanc, Luisant, Melon à Queue Rouge, Melon Blanc, Melon d'Arbois, Melon d'Arlay, Morillon, Morillon Blanc, Noirien Blanc, Pinot Blanc Chardonnay, Pinot de Bourgogne,...

The white grape variety originates from the border region Italy (Gorizia)-Slovenia (Goricia). There are over 30 synonyms, some of which are Piccoleto, Piccolit, Piccolito, Piccolito Bianco, Piccolito del Friuli, Picolit Bianco, Piculit and Pikolit. According to several DNA analyses carried out between 2007 and 2011, the two Hungarian varieties Balafánt and Kéknyelü, which had often been considered identical until then, were recognised as independent. The red variety Piculit Neri (Picolit Nero) is not (as is often assumed) a colour mutation. According to one hypothesis it was...

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