Cantina di Verona Amarone DOCG 2018

Type: Red
Country: Italy
Region: Veneto
Grape Variety: Corvina Veronese, Rondinella, Molinara

Climate: Continental climate moderated by the Alps and Lake Garda’s warmth
Winemaking: Grapes are raisin-dried for at least 4 months after harvesting, losing at least 40% of their weight. It is made from selected grapes which are left to dry on racks in specially ventilated rooms until the end of winter. Fermentation temperature between 18° and 22°C. Maceration time is 20 days

Color: Deep ruby red
Nose: Dried prune and blackberry with hints of vanilla and spice
Palate: Generously structured and velvety over a rich and full body

About the Winery:
Located in the hills to the northeast of the city of VeronaCantina di Verona is a cooperative founded in 1958. The winery today brings together about 250 farms, which cultivate a total of about 750 hectares of vineyards, of which more than 30 are organic.

The roots of Cantina di Verona are firmly planted where it all began, in the beauty and history of Verona, a place that Cantina di Verona protects and promotes. Here, wine is culture. This is where grapevines have been a fundamental part of the landscape since time immemorial. Their goal is therefore to preserve the land as it is, respecting it and ensuring that it remains intact for future generations.

In the vineyard as in the winery, ancient knowledge is accompanied by the most innovative technologies, in the constant interaction between past and future which allows the wines to express themselves at their best.