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lachryma Christi

(ˈlækrəmə ˈkrɪstɪ)
n
(Brewing) a red or white wine from the bay of Naples in S Italy
[C17: from Latin: Christ's tear]
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We were on half board at the Europa and never had a bad meal, with the dinner highlights being a lemon shrimp risotto, duck in orange sauce and a prawn kebab plus various yummy cakes and all served impeccably by friendly waiters who were only too helpful with questions about the wine list - tip: try the local Lacryma Christi (Tears of Christ) wines from the slopes of Vesuvius.
32 (480m): Come On Dini, Letitias Pearl, Lacryma Christi, Lil Hero, Pond Debussy, Honour Sean.
54 (480m): Briar Lane Coral, Lacryma Christi, Breedas Champ, Pond Amylee, Lil Joy, Pipe Dream (W).
The rare white coda di volpe grape is the basis for the Lacryma Christi del Vesuvio, a confection of pear, peach and tropical fruit.
Lacryma Christi del Vesuvio Bianco Terredora pounds 10.
The popular wine of Campania is Lacryma Christi del Vesuvio, made both as red and white.
Examples of these traditional expressions are Ruby, Tawny or Vintage for "Port" from Portugal and Amarone for "Valpolicella" or Gutturnio for "Colli Piacentini" or Lacryma Christi for "Vesuvio" from Italy.
Examples of these traditional expressions are Ruby, Tawny or Vintage for Port from Portugal and Amarone for Valpolicella or Gutturnio for Colli Piacentini or Lacryma Christi for Vesuvio from Italy.
Among Italy's white wines are Alois Lageder Pinot Bianco ($10), Pinot Grigio ($11), Mastroberardino Lacryma Christi ($15) and Greco di Tufo Vignadangelo ($18.
Italy - Asti Spumante, Barbaresco, Barbera d'`Alba, Barbera d`Asti, Bardolino, Barolo, Brunello di Montalcino, Dolcetto d'Alba, Frascati, Gattinara, Lacryma Christi, Nebbiolo d'Alba, Orvieto, Soave, Valpolicella, Vino Nobile de Montepulciano.
We were on half board at the Europa and never had a bad meal, with the dinner highlights being a lemon shrimp risotto, duck in orange sauce and a prawn kebab plus various yummy n shrimp uce and a yummy cakes and all served impeccably by friendly waiters who were only too helpful with questions about the wine list - tip: try the local Lacryma Christi (Tears of Christ) wines from the slopes of Vesuvius.
48 (480m): Mill Enzo, Lil Parks, Lacryma Christi, Glenside Emily, Ballymac Lolly (W), A Bit of Glory (W).