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Carretada

Spanish unit of measure for the quantity of grapes in the DO area Jerez for the pressing of 500 liters of must for the production of Sherry required are. This amount of must corresponds to one Bota (Sherry barrel type). The grapes are harvested in "arrobas" (baskets) that hold 11.5 kilograms. A Carretada consists of 62 arrobas. See also below drum types,

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