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White wine 2017 "Le Petit", Alto Adige, Italy

Type: White wine
Quantity: 0.375 L
Alcohol content: 8.5%
Price: 45.00 €
Organic labeling: Biodynamic wine
Bottle closure: Diam
Maturing: large wood
Registration number: #Mc-L.619

Wine Review Report:

wein.plus rating: excellent (94 WP) What our ratings mean
Last reviewed: 1 January, 2021
Editor note: Firm, deep and complex, still a little reductive, somewhat vegetal and slightly smoky aroma of partly dried yellow fruits with herbaceous notes. Concentrated, partly candied and dried appearing, very sweet fruit, fine acidity, some grip, again gently smoky reduction tones, floral, herbal and yellow-spicy notes on the palate, dense, deep and persistent, quite complex, also has freshness, mineral hints, long, tight, juicy finish with train

The northern area of the Italian double region Trentino-South Tyrol; the southern area is Trentino. The Italian name is Alto Adige. It corresponds geographically 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 how to use wooden wine barrels for storage and transport. In the Middle Ages, viticulture reached its peak. The German emperors, who went to Rome for their coronation, got to know and appreciate South Tyrolean wine on their travels. A decline...

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. Synonyms are Escriberou, Mansein Blanc, Manseing, Mansenc Blanc, Mansenc Grisroux, Manseng Blanc, Manseng Petit Blanc, Mansengou, Mansic, Mansin, Mausec, Miot (France); Ichiriota Zuria Tipia, Izkiriot Ttipi, Iskiriota Zuri Tipia,(Spain). The very old variety was first mentioned in 1562 in the Jurançon by a wine, namely "vinhe mansengue", but it is only in 1783 that a text distinguishes between the two varieties Petit Manseng (with small berries) and Gros Manseng (with large berries). Already in 1990, the French ampelographer Pierre Galet (1921-2019) had noted great morphological...

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