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Solar

Portuguese term for a manor house and also winery; see there.

The use of terms that refer to a farm or winery may be regulated by the EU member states themselves. In Austria, the following guideline applies to the use of the terms winery and winegrower on labels: The possibility of use is given if wine is produced in a company-owned winery from grapes from the company's own cultivated land, including leased land. Under certain conditions, this also applies to cultivation contracts and pure grape or wine purchases. See also producer and producer bottling. Other terms used in other countries are azienda vinicola (Italy), château and...

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