Example One Amarone
della Valpolicella
The warm and the mistery of the Valpolicella valley are condensed in a really well structured red wine

Amarone della Valpolicella Classico DOCG

Acinatico

Our Amarone comes from the best selection of grapes, which grow high up in the hills of Valpolicella. Is a red wine of great structure, elegant complexity and a really warm and spicy bouquet, with raisin fruit flavor. It requires a long period of drying the grapes and a long aging in barrels.

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Oenological
practice

The best grapes are selected, placed in 6 Kg trunks and left to rest in our orchards for 90-120 days. During this drying period a sequence of biochemical processes and the microorganism Botritis Nobile partially transform sugars into glycerine.

After crushing the grapes, a long maceration and month-long alcoholic fermentation follows, resulting in a very structured and incredibly aromatic wine. 2 years of ageing in big barrels and oak wood tonneaux follows, where it completes its malolactic fermentation and matures into a distinctive personality.

Tasting
notes

Intense red ruby colour with garnet shades, elegant bouquet with black cherry hints, very mature fruits and spices. It’s a wine with great structure and complexity, but still smooth and el

Food
pairings

Traditionally pairing with game, grilled meats, and roasted and ripened cheeses.

Grape
varieties

Corvina Veronese 75%, Rondinella 20%, Molinara 5%

Temperature
suggested

18°C

Alcohol

16,5% Vol

Amarone Awards

Vini Buoni d'Italia Touring Club 2022

4 stars
Vintage 2017

Mondial des vins extremes - CERVIM 2021

Gold medal
Vintage 2017

Luca Maroni 2021

96/100
Amarone 2016

Vini Buoni d'Italia Touring Club 2021

4 stars
Amarone 2016

Veronelli 2021

3 Golden Stars
Amarone 2016

Decanter 2020

Silver Medal – 92 points
Amarone 2017

WineHunter 2020

Gold Medal
Amarone 2016

Vini Buoni d'Italia Touring Club 2020

4 stars
Amarone 2015

Decanter 2019

Bronze Medal – 89 points
Amarone 2016

Veronelli 2019

Super 3 stars
Amarone 2014

Vini Buoni d'Italia Touring Club 2019

4 stars
Amarone 2014

WineHunter 2019

Red Medal
Amarone 2015

Decanter 2018

Bronze Medal – 89 points
Amarone 2015

WineHunter 2018

89 points
Amarone 2014

Bibenda 2018

5 Grappoli
Amarone 2013

Veronelli 2018

Super 3 stars
Amarone 2013

Veronelli 2017

Super 3 Stars
Amarone 2012

Decanter 2016

Bronze Medal – 87 points
Amarone 2012

Veronelli 2016

Super 3 Stars
Amarone 2011