1888 Riserva 2007
Type of wine : Red Wine
Varieties : Corvina Veronese, Corvinone, Rondinella, Oseleta, Croatina
Designation of Origin : Amarone della Valpolicella DOC Veneto, Italy
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.
Alcohol content : 16 % Vol.
Appearance : Intense ruby red with garnet reflection
Aroma : Spicy and intense
Flavor : Full, round, warm and velvety. Slightly toasted final note.
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.