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Tasca d'Almerita
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Red wine 2015 Contea di Sclafani DOC "Tenuta Regaleali - Rosso del Conte", Sicily, Italy

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 14.5%
Bottle closure: Natural cork
Registration number: #TA-L019117

Wine Review Report:

Last reviewed: 3 September, 2019
DOC area for red, rosé and white wines in the Italian region of Sicily. The zone includes areas of the municipalities of Alia, Aliminusa, Caltavuturo, Castellana Sicula, Castronuovo di Sicilia, Cerda, Montemaggiore Belsito, Petralia Sottana, Polizzi Generosa, Sclafani Bagni and Valledolmo in the province of Palermo, the municipalities of Vallelunga Pratameno and Villalba in the province of Caltanissetta, and the municipality of Cammarata in the province of Agrigento

The pure variety wines must contain at least 85% of the respective variety, the rest may be other approved varieties. The seven white wines are Ansonica or Inzolia, CatarrattoCatarratto Bianco...

The region with the capital Palermo is with 25.703 km² land area the largest in Italy and also the largest island in the Mediterranean. This includes the south-western island of Pantelleria and the northeastern Aeolian Islands. The Greeks founded on Sicily from the 8th century BC onwards. Chr. and named them Trinacria after the triangular form. Later they gave it its final name after the Siculi mountain people. They brought their viticultural techniques and vines, including the ancient varieties Eugenia and Murgentina. These were later brought to central Italy and planted. The Murgentina, as a...

Italy is one of the oldest wine-growing countries, the beginnings go back at least to before 1,000 BC. It was at this time that the Etruscans appeared in central Italy, settling areas in the four regions of today's Abruzzo, Lazio, Tuscany and Umbria. The origins of Italian wine culture lie above all in the Greek colonisation, which brought Greek wine 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 ideal land for...

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