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Caterina Zardini, Valpolicella Classico Superiore, DOC, 2016, Venetien

Year 2016 - 0,75 liter - 14% ABV
€ 17,20 / 1 liter, prices incl. VAT plus shipping costs
Contains sulphites
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Article: 2016 Valpolicella Classico Superiore DOC Venetien 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 ruby red colour with violet edge. Spicy bouquet with intense aromas of ripe cherry, bitter almond and tobacco. Dry, full, rich flavours in the mouth, with a very welcome bitter finish.
Alcohol: 14%
Residual sugar: 6.5 g/l
Acid: 5.7 g/l
Drinking temperature: 17-18 °C
Drink recommendation: Traditionally served with “Amarone Risotto”, “Pumpkins Risotto”, with roast meat, game and lamb rack.

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, with a high sugar content.

Vinification: Soft pressing of the grapes, followed by controlled temperature fermentation at 28°C. Maceration on the skins for 15 days.

Ageing: The wine is refined for 12 months in Slavonian big barrels (50 hl), then 6 months 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