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Amarone Vapolicella DOCG 2016

///Amarone Vapolicella DOCG 2016

Amarone Vapolicella DOCG 2016

$89.90

APPEARANCE: Deep ruby red and clear with garnet hues.

NOSE: Complex, with hints of red and blackcurrant, cocoa and spices.

PALATE: Rich full-bodied and sophisticated, warm and appealing, soft and excellent length.

ALCOHOL CONTENT: 15%

FOOD MATCHING: The wine goes well with roasts, elaborate meat dishes, game, aged cheeses and also on its own, after a meal.

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Description

PRIMA PIETRA

VARIETY: Corvina, Corvinone e Rondinella

VINEYARDS: Hills of Montecchia di Crosara and Cazzano di Tramigna

HARVEST: At the beginning of October

VINIFICATION: After drying naturally in fruit storage rooms, towards the end of January grapes are crushed and left to ferment in steel tanks

AGEING: After racking off, the wine is aged partly in Slavonia oak barrels and partly in barriques. Then the wine spends another six months maturing in bottle.

ITALIA

Imported by La Bella Italia, 10 Nevis Street, Petone, New Zealand

 

Additional information

Bottle/Box

Bottle, Box of 6