Amarone della Valpolicella
DESIGNATION OF GUARANTEED ORIGIN
Colour ruby red with garnet hues.
On the nose: fine and elegant, notes of small berries mixed with spices.
On the palate: warm and enveloping, good structure with mature tannin content.
Recalls red fruit like cherries and raspberries. Lingering.
HARVESTING: Grapes selected and harvested by hand in boxes of 5-6 natural Kg.
Drying of grapes for more than 90 days
VINIFICATION AND AGING: The wine is made in stainless steel vats with a cold maceration phase followed by slow spontaneous controlled temperature fermentation. The skins are gently crushed every day to get all the juice from the grapes.
Ageing in oak barrels for at least 30 months. Bottle ageing for 6 months.
ALCOHOL CONTENT: 16% vol.