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Il Velluto Amarone Della Valpolicella DOC Classico Riserva

Wine Details

Region

VenetoItaly

Winemaker's Notes

Amarone is the greatest wine from Valpolicella, the hily region surrounding the beautiful city of Verona. A Valpolicella is transformed into an Amarone by the Appassimento process where the best grapes are left to dry for three to four months (turning to raisins) before being pressed and slowly fermented. Il Velluto's Amarone Riserva is a blend of Corvina (70%), Rondinella (20%), and Molinara (10%) that spent 18 months in Slavonian oak barrels. Amarone fans must not miss this wine wih its tremendous read more...Amarone is the greatest wine from Valpolicella, the hily region surrounding the beautiful city of Verona. A Valpolicella is transformed into an Amarone by the Appassimento process where the best grapes are left to dry for three to four months (turning to raisins) before being pressed and slowly fermented. Il Velluto's Amarone Riserva is a blend of Corvina (70%), Rondinella (20%), and Molinara (10%) that spent 18 months in Slavonian oak barrels. Amarone fans must not miss this wine wih its tremendous smoothness and depth Alcohol : 15.5% (hide)