Winery Altes DE - Grande Negre

Winery Altes DE Grande Negre

Wine of Germany Red wine of Pfalz of Germany
3.6
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(Average of the reviews for all vintages combined and from several consumer review sources)
Tasters generally liked this wine.
The Grande Negre of Winery Altes DE is a red wine from the region of Pfalz.
This wine generally goes well with

Details and technical informations about Winery Altes DE's Grande Negre.

Grape varieties
Region/Great wine region
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Style of wine
Allergens
Contains sulfites

Discover the grape variety: Grolleau

Grolleau noir is a grape variety that originated in France (Loire Valley). It produces a variety of grape specially used for wine making. It is rare to find this grape to eat on our tables. This variety of grape is characterized by large bunches of grapes of medium size. Grolleau noir can be found in several vineyards: Loire Valley, South West, Cognac, Bordeaux, Provence & Corsica, Rhone Valley, Armagnac, Languedoc & Roussillon.

Last vintages of this wine

Grande Negre - 2013
In the top 100 of of Pfalz wines
Average rating: 3.7 1 1 1 0.5 0

The best vintages of Grande Negre from Winery Altes DE are 2013

Informations about the Winery Altes DE

The winery offers 4 different wines.
Its wines get an average rating of 3.7.
It is in the top 3 of the best estates in the region
It is located in Pfalz

The Winery Altes DE is one of of the world's greatest estates. It offers 3 wines for sale in the of Pfalz to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top wine Pfalz
In the top 30000 of of Germany wines
In the top 6500 of of Pfalz wines
In the top 300000 of red wines
In the top 550000 wines of the world

The wine region of Pfalz

Pfalz is a key wine producing region in western Germany, located between the Rhein/Rhine river and the low-lying Haardt mountain range (a natural continuation of the Alsatian Vosges). It covers a rectangle of land 45 miles (75km) Long and 15 miles (25km) wide. To the North Lies Rheinhessen; to the South, the French border and Alsace. In terms of both quality and quantity, Pfalz is one of Germany's most important regions, and one which shows great promise for the future.

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The word of the wine: Maceration

Prolonged contact and exchange between the juice and the grape solids, especially the skin. Not to be confused with the time of fermentation, which follows maceration. The juice becomes loaded with colouring matter and tannins, and acquires aromas. For a rosé, the maceration is short so that the colour does not "rise" too much. For white wines too, a "pellicular maceration" can be practised, which allows the wine to acquire more fat.

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