Theobroma is a speciality produced in small quantities (about 3’500 bottles) in the heart of Valpolicella from grapes harvested end of September and withered for about 50 days.
Then the wine spends approximately 12 months in oak casks and matures 3 to 6 months in bottle.
Color : intense ruby red.
Nose : intense, red forest fruits, sweet spices.
Mouth : supple and velvety, spices, pepper, lavender, ripe and sweet fruits, hints of balsamic with a long lasting flavour.
Alcohol level : 14.5%
Winemaking : 12 months in oak casks followed by 3 to 6 months in bottle.
Food pairing : Grilled red meat, pasta with spicy sauce, stuffed aubergines and peppers, full bodied cheeses.
Aging potential : 5 to 8 years
Along with Sicily and Puglia, Veneto is one of Italy's biggest wine-producing regions. The region supplies almost one fifth of all the quality wines made in Italy, including some of the country's most famous names. There are three ...More infos
Since 1992 the Antolini brothers, Pier Paolo and Stefano, are taking care of the family owned vineyard, located in a hilly area at Marano in Valpolicella. Full of convictions and ideas, they decided in the 90s to become producers of ...More infos