Valpolicella DOC Classico

Bottle producer:

coste volponi

 

Colour:

Red

Bottle size

75 cL

Corte Volponi Valpolicella Classico DOC

 

Grape variety

Autocthone varieties: 55% Corvina, 25% Corvinone, 20% Rondinella

Vine Training System

Partly Pergola Veronese,plant-density: 3.000 vines per hectare (Corvina and Corvinone). Partly Guyot, plant-density: 4.000 vines per hectare (Rondinella).

Harvest

Last week of September, beginning of October, hand-made.
Vinification

The grapes are vinified separately by the red wine method, with a maceration of the skins in the must. The fermentation take place in stainless steel tanks, at 23-25 °C, with skin maceration for 12 days.

Ageing

The wine thus produced matures for about 4 months in stainless steel tanks; a 2 months ageing in bottle follows, before it is released for consumption.
Organoleptic Characteristics

Colour

Deep ruby red colour, with violet shades.

Scent

Very pronounced of black fruits.

Taste

Dry, savoury, balanced and pleasantly tannic flavour with a distinct aftertaste of fruits of the forest.
Region of origin

Product type

Winery

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