VENETO Azienda Agricola Poggi Amarone della Valpolicella Classico Corte dei Castaldi DOC, 2014

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Azienda Agricola Poggi Amarone della Valpolicella Classico Corte dei Castaldi DOC, 2014


Category: Italy, VENETO, Azienda Agricola Poggi, 2014

Dating from 1888, the Poggi family’s production area combines traditional wooden casks and the very latest technology. Corte dei Castaldi is made with grapes from a selection of local growers, all dried in Poggi’s barns and estate bottled.

This is a smooth Amarone with a distinct taste of dark fruit, spices and chocolate.

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Corvina Veronese

Rondinella Molinara

Vineyard & Vinification Note

Rich soil, mineral and complex.

This Amarone is produced in San Pietro in Cariano in the vineyards of Maria Elena Poggi.

Pergola training.

Yield: 70h/l

The grapes are harvested by hand into crates at the end of September and put in baskets to dry. The selection of grapes to be dried is very strict.

Fermentation: the  grapes harvested dry for four months, then pressing and fermentation with selected yeasts for about a month.

Ageing: in oak barrels for at least a year

Tasting Note

Very dark in appearance with a nose full of cherries, red berries and hints of bitter chocolate. The full, rich but elegant palate has concentrated dark fruit flavours with a twist of dark chocolate and spice on the long finish. Vegan.

Food Pairing

Perfect partner to grilled meat, venison and mature cheeses

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