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White wine 2015 Orange de Picardou Blanc, Deutscher Wein, Germany

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content : 12%
Price: 19.50 €
Bottle closue: Screw cap
Variety: Sylvaner.
Registration number : #L2016-002

Wine Review Report :

wein.plus rating: very good (87 WP)
Last reviewed: 23 November, 2016
Editor note: Fairly fresh nose, yeasty and elegant vegetal and herbaceous notes, some yellow spice, curcuma and saffron, yellow fruit, floral and mineral notes. Ripe, elegant, juicy fruit on the palate, very elegant vegetal notes, delicate hint of almonds, very elegant acidity, polished and tranquil, fairly prominent and very fine tannins, fairly complex, light-footed style, curcuma in the background, salty traces, very good spicy finish.
Best to drink: To 2019+

Germany, or rather the area that belongs to it today, has a wine culture that is over two thousand years old. But imported wine was already being drunk before that, as evidenced by a Greek wine bottle made of clay dating from around 400 BC found in a Celtic tomb. The oldest vineyards were located on the banks of the Rhine, Neckar and Moselle. These rivers with their elongated valleys, as well as their tributaries, are still the classic growing areas today. Viticulture was established by the colonization of the Greeks in Gaul and then brought to perfection by the Roman culture. The conquest of Gaul by Julius Caesar (100-44 BC) brought Roman viticulture from...

Synonym (also Sylvaner Green, Sylvanerertraube, Sylvaner Verde, Sylvaner Vert) for the grape variety Silvaner; see there.

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