Amarone della Valpolicella Classico

Aldegheri

Pronunciation
am-ah-ROAN-eh valpaul-ee-CHELL-ah
Year
2014
Type
Red
Winery
Aldegheri
Region
Veneto
Oenologist
Lorenzo Aldegheri

Overview

A highly prized wine produced using the best grapes from the hills of the classic Valpolicella DOC region. The average age of the vines is 20 years and up to 35 years amongst some of the Corvina vines. The land is hilly and ancient in form with a thin stony soil.

Wine Notes

Grape Variety
Corvina, Rondinella, other locally grown varietals.
Vinification
After careful air-drying the grapes are destemmed and pressed very gently in the first days of February must and skins long ferment
Aging
2 years in oak transferred to new French oak barriques for 12 months
| Appearance
Deep ruby red
| Aroma
Heady accent of cherries and a touch of liquorice
| Taste
Robust character
| Serving Suggestions
The king of game foods cooked in sauces. Ideal partner to mature cheeses and spicy foods

Amarone della Valpolicella Classico

Suggested Retail:
$68.00
CSPC#:
792077
Available Sizes:
750ml
Bottles Per Case:
6