2011 'Monte la Parte' Amarone della Valpolicella DOC, Piccoli Daniela, Veneto
Dark red ruby colour with shades of orange. The nose reveals notes of ripe fruit with hints of mint and eucalyptus. Full bodied, well structured with elegant tannins, and a long finish. 6000 bottles made.
Producer: Piccoli Daniela
Varietals: Corvina 40%, Corvinone 25%, Rondinella 30%, Oseleta, Molinara and Croatina 5%
Vinification/Ageing: 3+ months drying followed by 15 day cold maceration. Fermentation in stainless steel for 1 month and refining in 30 hl French oak barrels for at least 5 years and aged an additional year in the bottle.