Sartori de Verona Amarone Corte Bra DOCG 2011 (Verona, Italy) "...dried fruits, ripe berries, plums..."
Vineyard Located in the hillsides north of Verona Podere "Corte Brà".
Vineyards Corte Brà vineyard in the northern hills of Verona. Clay and calcareous soil.
Winemaking The grapes are carefully selected, placed in small crates, and air dried for 3 to 4 months. At optimal dryness, only the best grapes are hand selected and fermented in temperature controlled stainless steel for about 30 days. The wine is transferred to traditional tanks for malolactic fermentation and is then aged in various sized oak casks for about 4 years. At least 6 months of bottle aging follows.
Tasting Notes Color: Intense, vivid garnet. Bouquet: Dried fruits, ripe berry, and plum. Taste: Rich, velvety, and full-bodied.