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White wine 2017 Alto Adige DOC Sauvignon Blanc Oberberg, Alto Adige, Italy

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 13.5%
Price: 27.00 €
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: stainless steel
Registration number: #353635

Wine Review Report:

wein.plus rating: excellent (90 WP) What our ratings mean
Last reviewed: 5 July, 2018
Editor note: Translate to English Herbe, noch etwas verschlossen wirkende, hefige und deutlich pflanzliche Nase mit verhaltenen gelb- und grünfruchtigen Noten, hellen erdigen Noten, floralen Nuancen, angedeutet Holz und einem Hauch dunkler Beeren. Klare, geradlinige, feinsaftige, eher kühle Frucht, hefige, frisch-vegetabile und helle florale Noten, nachhaltig am Gaumen, etwas Griff und feiner Biss, hell-nussig-holzige Töne im Hintergrund, gewisse Tiefe, sehr guter, straffer und geschliffener Abgang.

DOC area (also South Tyrol, ital. Alto Adige or dell'Alto Adige) for red wines, rosé wines and white wines in the Italian wine growing area South Tyrol. There are six sub-zones, which are regarded as separate DOC areas and under this name do not cover the entire product range, but only certain types of wine. These are Bozner Leiten (Italian: Colli di Bolzano), Valle Isarco, Merano hills (Meranese di Collina), St. Magdalene (Santa Maddalena), Terlano (Terlano) and Vinschgau (Valle Venosta). If the grapes come from classified vineyards, Vigna followed by the name of...

The northern part of the Italian double region Trentino-South Tyrol; the southern part is Trentino. The Italian name is Alto Adige. Geographically it corresponds to the autonomous province of Bolzano (ital. Bolzano). The Rhaeto-Romans planted the first vineyards here as early as 1,000 BC, making South Tyrol one of the oldest German-speaking wine-growing regions. Here the Romans learned from the Celts the use of wooden wine barrels for storage and transport. In the Middle Ages viticulture reached its highest flowering. The German emperors, who went to Rome for their coronation, got to know and appreciate South Tyrolean wine on their travels....

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...

The white grape variety comes from France. Around 100 synonyms testify to the great age and the worldwide spread of the vine in almost all wine-growing countries. The most important ones, grouped alphabetically by country, are Feigtraube, Muskat-Silvaner, Würzsilvaner(Germany); Blanc Doux, Blanc Fumé, Blanc Fumet, Fumé, Genetin, Gennetin, Gentin a Romorantin, Gros Sauvignon, Libournais, Painechon, Puinechou, Punéchon, Punechou Quinechon, Sauternes, Sauvignon Blanc Musqué, Sauvignon Fumé, Sauvignon Jaune, Sauvignon Jeune, Sauvignon Musqué, Savagnou, Surin(France); Pellegrina, Pissotta, Sauvignon BiancoItalien...

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