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Countries Producing Wine Yet Mystified

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INDIA

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BELGIUM


BELGIUM IS     Cantons57     @Luxembourg City

  • WHITE= Auxerrois, Bacchus, Bronner, Chardonnay, Chasselas, Chenin, Johanniter, Madeleine Angevine, Merzling, Muller-Thurgau, Muscat, Kerner, Optima, Ortega, Pinot Blanc, Pinot Gris, Riesling, Seibel Sieger, Sieerrebe, Traminer, Wurzer
  • RED= Dornfelder, Gamay, Merlot, Pinot Meunier, Pinot Noir, Regent

GEOGRAPHY REGION-Central-Europe, COUNTRY-Belgium, LATITUDE: ° N

  • PROVINCES-Antwerp, East Flanders, Flemish Brabant, Hainaut, Liege, Limburg, Namur, Walloon Brabant, West Flanders
  • BORDERS-

TOPOGRAPHY Flat/ Rolling, +Alt.?

VITICULTURE 381 ha. Planted

  • Uses French AOC. System (Appellations d’Origine Controlees)
    • (Gecontroleerde Oorsprongsbenaming)

VINICULTURE

SOILS Metamorphic

CLIMATE Continental

HISTORY

CULTURE GASTRONOMY    |   CHEESE


LIMBURG       @Limburg

  • WHITE=
  • RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- Belgium, PROVINCE-Limburg
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Flat/ Rolling
  • SOILS- “Metamorphic
  • CLIMATE- Continental
  • VITICULTURE- 77 ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producer
  • CULTURE- AKA=Limburg, Limbourg
  • HASPENGOUW AOC. AKA=Hesbaye/ Haspengouwse Wijn
    • Estate/ Producers- Wijnkastell Genoels-Elderen
  • HEUVELLAND AOC. AKA=Heuvellandse Wijn
    • Estate/ Producers-

LIEGE       @Liege

  • WHITE=
  • RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- Belgium, PROVINCE-Liege
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Flat/ Rolling
  • SOILS- “Metamorphic
  • CLIMATE- Continental
  • VITICULTURE- 56 ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producer
  • CULTURE- AKA=Luik
  • WALLONIAN AOC. AKA=Cotes de Sambre et Meuse
    • WHITE= Auxerrois, Bronner, Chardonnay, Chasselas, Chenin, Johanniter, Madeleine Angevine, Merzling, Muller-Thurgau, Muscat,  Optima, Ortega, Pinot Blanc, Pinot Gris, Riesling, Seibel Sieger, Traminer
    • RED= Dornfelder, Gamay, Merlot, Pinot Meunier, Pinot Noir, Regent

HAINAUT       @Hainaut

  • WHITE=
  • RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- Belgium, PROVINCE-Hainaut
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Flat/ Rolling
  • SOILS- “Metamorphic,
  • CLIMATE- Continental
  • VITICULTURE- 56 ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producer
  • CULTURE- AKA=Henegouwen

FLEMISH BRABANT       @Flemish Brabant

  • WHITE=
  • RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- Belgium, PROVINCE-Lemish Brabant
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Flat/ Rolling
  • SOILS- “Metamorphic,
  • CLIMATE- Continental
  • VITICULTURE- 46 ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producer- Meerdael
  • CULTURE- AKA=Vlaams-Brabant
  • HAGELAND AOC.  AKA=Hagelandse Wijn
    • WHITE= Auxerrois, Bacchus, Chardonnay, Muller-Thurgau, Kerner, Optima, Ortega, Pinot Blanc, Pinot Gris, Riesling Sieerrebe, Wurzer
    • RED= Dornfelder, Pinot Meunier, Pinot Noir

NAMUR       @Namur

  • WHITE=
  • RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- Belgium, PROVINCE-Namur
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Flat/ Rolling
  • SOILS- “Metamorphic,
  • CLIMATE- Continental
  • VITICULTURE- 41 ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producer
  • CULTURE- AKA=Namen

WEST FLANDERS       @West Flanders

  • WHITE=
  • RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- Belgium, PROVINCE-West Flanders
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Flat/ Rolling
  • SOILS- “Metamorphic,
  • CLIMATE- Continental
  • VITICULTURE- 38 ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producer
  • CULTURE- AKA=West Vlaanderen
  • SPARKLING WINE AOC. AKA=Vlaamse Mousserende Kwaliteitswijn
    • WHITE= Auxerrois, Chardonnay, Pinot Blanc, Pinot Gris, Riesling
    • RED= Pinot Meunier, Pinot Noir

WALLOON BRABANT       @Walloon Brabant

  • WHITE=
  • RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- Belgium, PROVINCE-Walloon Brabant
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Flat/ Rolling
  • SOILS- Metamorphic,
  • CLIMATE- Continental
  • VITICULTURE- 24 ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producer
  • CULTURE- AKA=Waals-Brabant

EAST FLANDERS       @East Flanders

  • WHITE=
  • RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- Belgium, PROVINCE-East Flanders
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Flat/ Rolling
  • SOILS- “Metamorphic,
  • CLIMATE- Continental
  • VITICULTURE- 21 ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producer
  • CULTURE- AKA=Flandre Orientale

ANTWERP       @Antwerp

  • WHITE=
  • RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- Belgium, PROVINCE-Antwerp
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Flat/ Rolling
  • SOILS- “Metamorphic,
  • CLIMATE- Continental
  • VITICULTURE-  13 ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producer
  • CULTURE- AKA=Antwerpen
  • VLAAMSE LANDWIJN Vin de Pays       @Flemish County
  • JARDINS DE WALLONIE Vin de Pays    @Wallonian County


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