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Caterina Zardini, Amarone Della Valpolicella Classico Riserva, DOC, 2014, Venetien

Year 2014 - 0,75 liter - 16% ABV
€ 50,60 / 1 liter, prices incl. VAT plus shipping costs
Contains sulphites
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Article: 2014 Amarone Della Valpolicella Riserva DOC Caterina Zardini
Country: Italy
Growing area: Valpolicella, Verona, Veneto
Category: Red wine
Classification: DOC
Producer: Giuseppe Campagnola S.p.A.
Grape variety: Corvina Veronese and Corvinone Veronese 70%, Rondinella 30%.
Description: Intense deep red colour with violet edge. The bouquet starts with highly perfumed aromas and steadily moves toward dried fruits, blueberries, spices and black pepper. Very elegant and complex wine with persistent and rich flavour.
Alcohol: 16%
Residual sugar: 7 g/l
Acid: 5.9 g/l
Drinking temperature: 18 - 19 °C
Drink recommendation: Traditionally served with game, char-grilled and braised meats and fully matured cheeses. Generally considered a wine for meditation, it is great after-dinner.

Vineyards. Selected grapes from 36ha of hillside vineyards, in one of the best viticultureal area in Marano di Valpolicella Valley, planted in limestone-based soils at 300m with south-east exposition. Density of 3000 vine per hectares.

Grapes: Bunches are hand picked and rigorously selected at the end of September. The grapes are perfect and with a high sugar content. 

Vinification: Soft pressing of the grapes in December/January, followed by a 30-days maceration on the skins.

Ageing: The wine is refined for 18 months in new French Barriques from Allier oak, then 6 month in the bottle.     

Ingredients/allergens
Allergens: Sulphites
Further details
Country of origin: Italy
Company: Caterina Zardini Giuseppe Campagnola Spa
Address: Via Agnella 9; 37020 - Marano di Valpolicella (VR) - Italia