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2018 Castel Sallegg Lago di Caldaro Scelto Classico Superiore Bischofsleiten Schiava 750ml

2018 Castel Sallegg Lago di Caldaro Scelto Classico Superiore Bischofsleiten Schiava

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Producer: Castel Sallegg
Website: https://www.castelsallegg.it/en

Price: $21.99
Sale Price: $19.99

Available Vintages:

Varietal: Schiava
Italian styles of Schiava tend to be light, fairly dry, and more noticeably acidic

Country: Italy
With vines stretching from its most southerly Mediterranean islands all the way to the foothills of the Alps, Italy has, just behind France and Spain, the most land under vines and exports more than any other country. With dozens of regions,and an even greater number of indigenous varieties particular to those regions, understanding all of Italy's wine can be a thoroughly exciting but lifetime long challenge. The most popular regions include; Piedmont, the home of Nebbiolo, Barbera, and Muscato, to name a few; Tuscany, known for Sangiovese, particularly in the Chianti area and the town of Brunello; And thirdly the Veneto, for its Prosecco and Pinot Grigio. Southern Italy's regions; Abruzzo, Campagnia and Puglia, not to forget the islands of Sicily and Sardinia are a great source of food-friendly and very affordable wines.

Region: Trentino-Alto Adige


Type: Red
Red wine is wine made from dark-coloured grape varieties. The color of red differs based on the grapes variety or varieties used. Interestingly, black grapes yield a juice that is greenish-white. The actual red color comes from anthocyan pigments (also called anthocyanins) from the skin of the grape (exceptions are the relatively uncommon teinturier varieties, which produce a red colored juice). Most of the production centers around the extraction of color and flavor from the grape skin.