Amarone della Valpolicella DOC 2016 Allegrini

Veneto
Amarone della Valpolicella Classico DOC
2016
Sku: 0366
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Awards and honors

Punteggio sommelier
92/100
2021
3 Bicchieri gambero rosso
5 Grappoli AIS
Wine Spectator
93/100
2016
James Suckling
95/100
2017

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Wine Characteristics

Winery
Allegrini
Region
Veneto
Wine list:
Amarone
Denomination:
Amarone della Valpolicella Classico DOC
Vintage:
2016
Grapes:
Corvina Veronese 80%, Rondinella 15%, Oseleta 5%.
Alcohol:
15,50%
Dimension:
Standard bottle
Cl:
75cl
Style:
Full-bodied and intense
Pairing:
wild game, Braised, Grilled meat, Hard cheese, mushroom risotto, Cold meats and salami, Pasta with meat sauce
Sulfites:
Contains sulfites
Code ICQRF:
VR 7290
Winerry's Headquarter:
Allegrini - Fumane (VR) - Via Giare, 9/11

Descrizione vino

Amarone Classico Doc is a true classic , is the result of the wisdom of the family Allegrini, embodies the pursuit of perfection gained with years of experience and tradition, so many times awarded by Gambero Rosso and Wine Spectator. The grapes that give life to this wine are Corvina, Corvirone , Rondinella and Oseleta. The grapes are left to dry for about 4 months. Around the middle of January are crushed and follows a long fermentation in steel tanks. It is aged in wooden barrel for 18 months and in bottle for a further 14 months.

 

Characteristics of this great wine from Veneto

Its color is ruby red. The nose reminiscent of ripe fruit and wild cherries with slightly spicy notes. On the palate it is a wine of great structure, with strong hints of spice due to the long aging.

 

Recommended pairings while tasting this Amarone della Valpolicella DOC

Serve in large glasses at a temperature of 18°C, it is advisable to uncork the bottle at least one hour before serving. Perfect to drink with important dishes venison, braised and grilled red meats, it is also excellent companion to oriental dishes from sweet and sour flavors.

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