Amarone 2012 - Il Lussurioso

Product line Wines | Region Veneto
Product code BUG04

Ingredients: Grapes: 60% Corvina, 20% Corvinone, 10% Rondinella, 5% Croatina, 5% Oseleta

Amarone della Valpolicella Classico D.O.C.G. 2012
Dry red wine
Dark ruby red in colour, with garnet shades. Intense and elegant ripe fruit, raisins and spices aroma, with scents of vanilla, tobacco, cocoa and liquorice. Persistent and warm in flavour, velvety and harmonic. A wine for meditation; a leading actor. Although being the son of forgetfulness: that of recioto, left in barrels for a long time, evolving its sugars into alcohol and acquiring a bitter taste, instead of the usual sweet one. At first, it was named 'recioto of amarone'; yet eventually, the decision of making a specific vinification for ‘the king’ of all valpolicella wines. It is traditionally paired with game, char-grilled beef, stews and braised meats, medium/mature cheeses. The smoothness of its dry fruit flavours allows also modern and audacious pairing…

Analytical data
Alcohol content 16.2%
Residual reducing sugars 6 g/l
Total acidity 5.9 g/l
pH 3.5
Net dry extract 40 g/l

Packaging: Glass bottle

Weight: 750 ml