1888 Riserva 2007

1888 Riserva 2007

Italy

Type of wine : Red Wine

Varieties : Corvina Veronese, Corvinone, Rondinella, Oseleta, Croatina

Designation of Origin : Amarone della Valpolicella DOC Veneto, Italy

Corvina Veronese
Villa Canestrari
Winemaking Process : 

The fermentation takes place into 2.600 liter containers; the temperature, raised initially to 10 °C, stabilizes at around 15 °C till the end of the process. The maceration is very long: it lasts over 40 days.

Ageing : Aged average of 24 months in oak barrels.

Technical Details : 

Alcohol content : 16 % Vol.

Tasting Notes

Appearance : Intense ruby red with garnet reflection

Aroma : Spicy and intense 

Flavor : Full, round, warm and velvety. Slightly toasted final note.

With Food: 

Robust entrees, with meat, game and wildfowl, extra-mature and strong cheeses, accompanied by pickles if preferred. This ‘Riserva’ releases all of its power and maximum excitement, with high elegance and perfect balance.

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