Amarone della Valpolicella Re Teodorico DOCG Red 6 x 75cl
Corvina, Rondinella, Rondinella.
Vineyards for this wine are located on hills of Montecchia di Crosara and Cazzano di Tramigna. After having naturally wilted the grapes in the "fruit rooms", towards the end of January the grapes are pressed and left to ferment in steel tanks and then further ageing in barriques. Subsequently the wine matures in the bottle for another six months. Intense ruby red with garnet reflections. Complex aromas of red berry fruit and black currant, cocoa and spices. Rich, full-bodied and intriguing. Soft in the mouth with a long persistence.
About the brand
The Cantina di Monteforte d’Alpone was constituted in the March of 1952 as a society between 80 winemakers of the zone. Today, members of the Cantina di Monteforte amount to 610, with 1200 hectares of vineyard (80% is DOC). The Cantina di Monteforte is set around the entrance of the Val d’Alpone zone, famous for the Bolca’s fossils and Soave Classico. The land in which the vineyards grow are mainly hill and of volcanic origin that gives to the wines an unmistakeable taste. The exposition of the vineyards and the mild climate complete the harmony and delicacy of the bouquet within the wines.
Cantina di Monteforte wines come under the following ranges:
• Cantina di Monteforte
• La Corte
• Prima Pietra
• Re Teodorico