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Occhio di Pernice

Italian name (German "Eye of the partridge ") For the salmon red color of a lightly pressed or rosé-like wine from red wine grapes due to shorter maceration time. It is mainly the wine type Vin Santo common. Relevant DOC ranges are Vin Santo del Chianti. Vin Santo del Chianti Classico. Vin Santo di Carmignano and Vin Santo di Montepulciano, The same meaning has the French term Oeil de perdrix; see also below Blanc de noirs,

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