Corte Armano Amarone della Valpolicella Classico 2015

88.00 SGD

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Sommelier's Notes

Intense ruby red color with violet edges. Warm, spicy, powerful nose with intense aromas of cherry, almond and vanilla. Full-bodied, supple and smooth.


Winery: Corte Amarno


Grapes are carefully selected, handpicked and dried in the traditional, natural way for 90 to 100 days. Soft pressing is followed by 30 days of maceration with skins. 60% of the wine is aged in in oak barrels for 24 months and 40% in new French Allier barriques for 18 months. The wine is aged six months in bottle before release.


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.


Usually Bought Together

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-bodied, supple and smooth.
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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