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Luciano Arduini, Ripasso Valpolicella Classico Superiore, DOC, 2018, Venetien

Year 2018 - 0,75 liter - 14.5% ABV
Contains sulphites
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Article: 2018 Ripasso Valpolicella DOC Classico Superiore Luciano Arduini
Country: Italy
Growing area: Valpolicella, Verona, Veneto.
Category: Red wine
Classification: DOC
Producer: Luciano Arduini & C. Società Agricola S.S.
Grape variety: Corvina (60%), Corvinone (20%), Rondinella (20%)
Description: Its typical characteristic is the particular production method used called “Ripasso”. The best part of the Valpolicella is fermented on the Amarone marcs to increase the alcoholic percentage, obtaining a wine richer in colour, extracts and flavours.
Alcohol: 14.5%
Residual sugar: 5.9 g/l
Acid: 5.9 g/l
Colour: Ruby red colour with light purple shades.
Flavour: The nose is fresh, floral and featured with berry notes.
Taste: Harmonius and dry in the mouth.
Drinking temperature: 16 - 18 °C It is recommended to open the bottle at least one hour before drinking
Drink recommendation: Excellent with red, roasted meat and matured cheeses.

Harvesting: Grapes are collected into 15-20 kg. crates then left wither till late November.

Yield per hectare: 120 q.li/ha Age of the vines: 30 years

Vinification: Crushing and soft destemming of the grapes; fermentation temperature 25°-28°. Maceration time: 12 days with manual punching down and pumping over. The wine is kept in stainless steel tanks till February then it is re-strained with the marcs of Amarone for 15 days at 15°C.

Maturing: 12 months 1/3 in French barrique 1/3 in US barrique 1/3 in Slavonian oak barrel and the rest of the time in bottle.

Ingredients/allergens
Allergens: Sulphites
Further details
Country of origin: Italy
Company: Luciano Arduini & C. Società Agricola S.S.
Address: Via Belvedere 3 - CORRUBBIO - 37029 San Pietro In Cariano (VR) - Italia