Caterina Zardini, Amarone della Valpolicella DOC Classico Riserva, Campagnola
Caterina Zardini, Amarone della Valpolicella DOC Classico Riserva, Campagnola
A bright, medium- to full-bodied Amarone, balanced and creamy, with a subtle note of tarry smoke underscoring the crushed black cherry, dried fig and spice box flavors. Offers a zesty finish of moderate length. Drinking window 2017-2022.

Country and Region: Italy,Veneto

Classification: DOC Classico Riserva

Producer: Campagnola

Wine Style: Red

Grape Varieties : Corvina | Rondinella

Vinification: The grapes are hand selected from 36 hectare hillside vineyards in Marano di Valpolicella Valley. The Corvina (70%) and Rondinella (30%) grapes undergo rigorous selection at the end of September when the grapes have maximum sugar content. Traditionally the grapes are then dried in plastic containers for 90 to 100 days. In around December/January the grapes are macerated for 30 days on the skins. After fermentation, the wine is refined for 18 months in new French Allier oak barriques with a further 6 months in bottle.

ABV: 15.5%

Closure: Natural Cork

Case Size: 6

Case price: £ 239.70

Bottle Price: £ 39.95