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White wine 2013 La Clape AOC Réserve, Languedoc, France

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 14%
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Registration number : #MdS-L42325

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 11 August, 2017

The appellation is located in the southwest of the French wine region Languedoc. To the north is the AOC Terrasses du Larzac, to the southeast the AOC Corbières. It was classified as AOC in 2015 and belongs to the highest quality category "Crus du Languedoc". In ancient times, La Clape was an island off the Roman port of Narbo (Narbonne) on the Mediterranean coast, today it is the name of a mountain massif. In the Occitan language used here in the Middle Ages, La Clape means "cairn". The vineyards cover about a thousand hectares of vineyards at 200 metres above sea level on diverse soils of limestone, marl and reddish sandstone...

The white grape variety comes from France. Synonyms are Asprokondura, Blanquette, Blanquette Menue, Bourboulenco, Bourbouleng, Bourboulenque, Bourbounenco, Clairete Dorée à Paulhan, Clairette à Grains Ronds, Clairette Dorée, Doucillon, Malvoisie, Ondenc and Picardan. It must not be confused with the Clairette, Ondenc, Picardan or Roussette (Roussaou) varieties, despite the fact that they appear to have synonyms or morphological similarities. There is no genetic or historical evidence for a presumed Greek descent. According to DNA analyses carried out in 2004, it comes from a presumably natural...

The white grape variety comes from France. The name is derived from the rust-red (roux) coloured berries. Synonyms are Barbin, Bergeron, Courtoisie, Fromental, Fromental Jaune, Fromenteal, Fromenteau, Greffon, Greffou, Martin Cot, Martin Rot, Petite Roussette, Rosana, Roussanne Blanc, Rusan and Rusan Blan.Despite apparently indicative synonyms or morphological similarities, it should not be confused with the Altesse, Courbu Blanc (Courtoisie), Gringet, Marsanne, Rosé du Var (Roussanne du Var) or Roussette d'Ayze varieties. According to DNA analyses, a...

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