Corte Canella

Amarone della Valpolicella 2017 'Corte Canella'

$66.00
$66.00



In the production of Corte Canella's Amarone della Valpolicella the priority is to preserve the great power that these grapes can offer. Withering for 70/90 days, slow fermentation (about 15 days) at a controlled temperature.

After 36 months of rest in 50% new barriques and two years in the bottle to complete its maturation, this Amarone is ready to be tasted or to rest for a long time in your cellars.

FEATURES

Denomination: Amarone della Valpolicella Doc

Grapes: Corvina 50%, Corvinone 40%, Rondinella 5% and Croatina 5%

Region: Veneto (Italy)

Alcohol content: 17.5%

Format: 75 cl bottle

Vinification: The harvest is done by hand, in plateaus with subsequent drying for about 90 days. Careful processing in the cellar leads the wine to age in oak barrels for about 36 months, followed by aging in the bottle for about 1 year. A lot of passion and no rush, to get the most out of it

Refinement: in French oak tonneaux for 36 months

Allergens: Contains sulphites

Color: Garnet red
Olfactory analysis: On the nose, hints of raisined and preserved fruit prevail, such as black cherries and morello cherries. Aromatic structure of unparalleled finesse and complexity.
Taste Analysis: The alcoholic note is well supported by an elegant and balanced structure. The tannin is pleasant and harmonious. The notes of licorice and chocolate are the most present, accompanied by a never intrusive wood. Dense finish with a long persistence.
How to serve it: Serving temperature 16°-18°C. It is recommended to open it 3-4 hours before
How to taste it: Wide goblet, ballon
Pairings: It is best expressed with braised meats, roasts and game, but also with spicy, aged cheeses, jams and mustards.

Producer:

The story of this winery speaks of vineyards and dreams, of a man and his love for the land, with one desire: to trace his own path.
In 2009, Francesco overturns and re-invests his whole life in an ambitious project: to open a cellar and make a wine that leaves its mark. Accompanied by his wife Adriana, Corte Canella was born.
In 2013, her daughter Gloria joins her: daughter of a dream that didn't belong to her, now she represents the future.

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