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2012 - Amarone Classico Red Label

Italy
Per Bottle: $65.00
Per case of 6: $390.00
 
Producer: Cantine Benedetti
Vintage: 2012
Production Area: Sant’Ambrogio di Valpolicella (Verona) in the Gargagnago area, also known as “Borgo dell’Amarone”, that is one of the five historical communities of the Valpolicella Classica area.
Type: Red Wine
Alcohol: 16%
Our motto is "from vine to bottle, a family tradition". In fact, our company can boast that we only use grapes of our own production, thus being able to follow the birth of the wines from the cultivation of the vine; This painstaking attention to every step, combined with a deep love and passion for our land, leading to that wonderful product that is Valpolicella in all its types... Choices that do not follow the logic of the market but are like an artist's signature on his work.
Color: Intense ruby red with garnet reflections and and brick red nuances
Aroma: Intense, great finesse, with an engaging complexity. Accented scents of cherry and cherry liqueur; spicy, ethereal with hints of tobacco, vanilla, chocolate, dried fruit. It reminds of blackberries and wild berries
Taste: Full-bodied and elegant, with a soft warm and enveloping. Leave a large aftertaste of juicy cherry, dried fruit and elegant tannins.
Cellaring Potential: 5-10 years
Food Matching: excellent table and meditation wine; should be served at a tempera- ture of 18 °C in large glasses. It should be uncorked one hour before serving.

Grape Varieties

Grape %
Corvina
Corvinone
Rondinella

2012 - Amarone Classico Red Label

Italy