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Wine Guide: Trentino-Alto Adige

Trentino-Alto Adige consists of the two autonomous regions Trentino and South Tyrol (Alto Adige in Italian, Südtirol in German). It’s the only Italian region where German is next to Italian the official language. The capital of the region is Trento. Trentino-Alto Adige is located in north-east Italy. Wine making has long history in Trentino-Alto Adige.

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2005 Tenute Loacker – Chrysanta – Alto Adige DOC

Chrysanta – A Moscato Giallo from South Tyrol Today I have another wine review from Tenute Loacker for you. This time it’s an organic wine from their South Tyrolean Schwarhof estate. For information on the winery I recommend my Tenute Loacker winery review. Chrysanta is a sweet wine produced with 100% Moscato Giallo grapes. All

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2003 Fratelli Rovero – Vigneto Gustin – Barbera d’Asti DOC Superiore

Vigneto Gustin – A fresh experience Fratelli Rovero is an organic winery from the famous town Asti which is located in the Piedmont region of Italy. The winery produces four white wines, one sweet wine and seven red wines. Last but not least they manufacture Barbera Chinato. Only recently I had the chance to try

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2005 Bodegsa Valdemar – Conde de Valdemar Reserva – Rioja DOC

Bodegas Valdemar is a Spanish winery from Oyon which is a town in the Rioja wine-region. Bodegas Valdemar actually consists of  four small wineries which together produces a total of 22 wines. I actually wanted to open this bottle at Tempranillo-day but unfortunately I couldn’t. Therefore I decided to open the wine at a dinner.

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