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Weingut Glögglhof - Franz Gojer

Red wine 2012 St. Magdalener / Santa Maddalena DOC Classico, Alto Adige, Italy

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 13.5%
Price: Up to 15.00 €
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Maturing: Large wood
Registration number : #Gl-L.5.2

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 3 July, 2013
Italian name for DOC subzone St. Magdalener; see there.

Synonym (also Edelvernatsch) for the grape variety Schiava Grossa; see there.

The red grape variety comes from Trentino-Alto Adige(Italy). The name probably derives from the Valle Lagarina in Trentino. Synonyms are Blauer Lagrein, Burgundi Lagrein, Lagrain, Lagrino, Lagroin and Landschwarze. A "Red Lagrein" (wine) is named by the Tyrolean peasant leader Michael Gaismair (1490-1532) around 1525. However, the earliest mention of a Lagrein variety in a document from Gries near Bolzano dating from 1318 refers to a white wine. Until the 18th century, the term "Lagreiner" was usually used to refer to a white wine. However, its identity is not clear, as it could have been Savagnin Blanc(Traminer) or Lagarino...

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