Corte Armano Amarone DOCG Classico 2015

108.00SGD -21%

85.00SGD
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Sommelier's Notes

Intense ruby red colour with a violet edge. Warm, spicy, powerful bouquet with intense aromas of cherry, bitter almond and vanilla. Full, rich, velvety flavour.


Winery: Corte Amarno


Grapes are hand picked and rigorously selected at the end of September. Traditional natural drying of the grapes starting at the end of September for 90-100 days with a natural loose of 35-40% of the weight. Soft pressing of the grapes in December/ January, followed by a 30-days maceration on the skins. 60% of the wine is refined for 24 months in big Oak barrels, and 40% of the wine is refined for 18 months in new French barriques from Allier oak, then 6 months in the bottle.


General Aging: At least 24 months


Culinary Recommendation: To be served at 17 - 18 C. Traditionally served with game, braised meats and fully matured cheeses. Also pair well with braised lamb shanks with prunes, Peking duck and farm’s camembert.


REGION: Italy
Appellation: Amarone
Region: Italy
Estate: Corte Amarno
Grapes: Corvina Veronese/Corvinone Veronese 65%, Rondinella 35%
Did you know?: Amorone has 2x as many grapes as normal wine and goes through 45+ day slow fermentations
Specifications
Intense ruby red colour with violet edge
Warm, spicy, powerful bouquet with intense aromas of cherry, bitter almond and vanilla
Full, rich, velvety flavour
15 C
Generally considered a wine for meditation, it is great after-dinner. Also pair well with braised lamb shanks with prunes, Peking duck, farm’s camembert... Traditionally served with game, braised meats and fully matured cheeses
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