Original
17 Ratings
Zonin Amarone della Valpolicella
$50.99 USD
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Wine Details

Vineyard

Zonin

Varietal

Corvina

Style

Red

Region

VenetoItaly

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2009 Vintage) The grapes for this wine are semi-dried on trays, in well-ventilated rooms, for about 120 days. The must is macerated on the skins for seven to eight days and vinification ensues at a low temperature. Fermentation is long and slow, lasting from four to six weeks. The wine then matures in 30hectoliter (660 gallon) Slavonian oak barrels for two years, and for a further six months in bottle before being released onto the market.

Expert Reviews
  • Wine Spectator
    Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 09/15/04