Winery Brokenwood Umpire's Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc - Semillon
This wine generally goes well with vegetarian, poultry or rich fish (salmon, tuna etc).
Discover the grape variety: Primitivo
From Croatia where it is called crljenak kastelanski or pribidrag. According to genetic analyses carried out by Professor Carole Meredith of California University in Davis (United States), it is related to the Croatian plavac mali and Zinfandel. It is also found in South Africa, New Zealand, Chile, Brazil, Germany, Bulgaria, Albania, Italy under the name of Primitivo, Malta, Greece, Portugal and to some extent in Croatia. In the United States (California), it is one of the most widely planted grape varieties, having been introduced in the 1830s well before Primitivo. In France, it is registered in the official catalogue of vine varieties on the A1 list under the name Primitivo.
Informations about the Winery Brokenwood
The Winery Brokenwood is one of of the world's great estates. It offers 76 wines for sale in the of Cowra to come and discover on site or to buy online.
The wine region of Cowra
The wine region du Cowra is located in the region of Central Ranges in Nouvelle-Galles du Sud in Australia. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Pig In The House or the Domaine Pig In The House produce mainly wines red, white and pink. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Cowra are Cabernet-Sauvignon, Chardonnay and Mourvèdre, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Cowra often reveals types of flavors of earth, oak or red fruit and sometimes also flavors of black fruit, tree fruit or non oak.
The wine region of Nouvelle-Galles du Sud
The New South Wales wine appellation is made up of 16 different regions and covers approximately 810,000 square kilometres (312,000 square miles). This is the Size of the state of New South Wales, one of the six that make up the federal Commonwealth of Australia. Although it is one of the smallest Australian states geographically, it has been the most populous since the first European settlements in the 18th century. The South East Australia GI area is the largest in Australia and can include any wine produced in New South Wales as well as Victoria, Tasmania and Parts of South Australia.
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