The Amarone della Valpolicella Classico DOCG wine is one of the types of wine provided for by the denomination Amarone della Valpolicella DOCG. Selected hilly vineyards at 200-350 meters above sea level, located in the municipality of Marano, in the classic area of Valpolicella. With Corvina Veronese and Corvinone Veronese 65%, Rondinella 35%. Manual harvest and selection of the bunches at the end of September. Drying from the end of September for about 100 days, with a natural drop of 35-40% in weight, by this period need to take a great care to check the integrity of the grapes and the health of the bunch in the fruit cellar. Soft pressing of the dried grapes in December / January. Fermentation at controlled temperature and maceration for 30 days. 60% of the wine obtained is aged for 24 months in 50hl Slavonian oak barrels; the remaining 40% in medium toasted Allier oak barriques for 18 months. Further evolution in the bottle for 6 months.
It presents the deep garnet red color, and a scent of avanilla, spicy bouquet with hints of cherry.
Bitter almond and plum. Full, warm and velvety taste. Great red wine, ideal with meat dishes, roasts, game and mature cheeses. It is recommended to uncork an hour before and serve at a temperature of 17-18°C.