Amarone is produced from grapes traditionally dried on straw mats for about four months away from the wind and rain. Meanwhile, the water evaporates in the berry and only natural substances of grapes remains with a high concentration. After pressing and fermentation, the wine is aged for two years in oak casks and one year in bottle to reach its uncontested typicity.
Color : Ruby red with reflects of garnet, very concentrated.
Nose : Intense and complex. The perfumes come together in a swirl of red fruits, dried flowers, sweet spices, black cherry jam, coffee and chocolate.
Mouth : The same sensations can be found on the palate mixed with soft tannins and an acidity that gives freshness and pleasure with each sip.
Alcohol level : 16.0%
Winemaking : The ageing lasts 2 years in barrels and casks of oak, cherry and chestnut, followed by 12 months in bottle.
Food pairing : Game, grilled meat, Tournedos Rossini, oriental food, full bodied and slightly spicy cheese
Aging potential : 10 Years
36,00 CHF tax incl.
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