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Mamertinum

One of Pliny the Elder (23-79 AD), sweet Messina wine Sicily which was allegedly appreciated by Julius Caesar (100-44 BC). The Mamertines were an ancient people who considered themselves descendants of the god Mars. West of Messina in the province of the same name is today the small town of Galati Mamertino. Here is the DOC area Mamertino di Milazzo, According to an unverifiable hypothesis, it should be in the approved for this wine variety Nocera to act a descendant. See also below Ancient wines,

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