2016 'Rocolo' Valpolicella Superiore DOC, Piccoli Daniela, Veneto

$45.00

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: 20 days spent in fruttaio (drying room) followed by 15 day cold maceration. 1 month fermentation in stainless steel and refining in 5 to 30 hl French oak barrels for at least 3 years and an extra few months in stainless steel tanks. Released after an additional 6 months in bottle.

Alcohol: 14.5%