Costa Arènte's Valpantena Valpolicella is a balanced Italian red wine vinified from Corvina (50%), Corvinone (30%), Rondinella (10%) and other red grape varieties (10%).
In the glass, this wine shines in a bright ruby red. The aromatic bouquet is characterized by notes of juicy raspberries, red currants and ripe sour cherries. The aromas of the nose are accompanied by black pepper. The palate enjoys a juicy and balanced texture with a soft tanning structure. The lively acidity is very well integrated into the body and accompanies in the present, medium-long finale.
Vinification of the Costa Arènte Valpantena Valpolicella
The grapes for this Italian red wine come from the Veneto region - D.O.C. Valpolicella Valpantena. The harvesting is done exclusively by hand.
After reaching the Costa Arènte winery, the grapes are gently pressed and then fermented at a controlled temperature in large wooden barrels. After completion of the fermentation process, this red wine rests for 3 months in large wooden barrels.
Food recommendation for the Valpantena Valpolicella Costa Arènte
Enjoy this dry red wine from Italy for cozy barbecues with white grilled meat. But this wine is also a treat for starters with cream cheese.
|Type of Wine:||Red wine|
|Wine acidity in g/l:||5,5|
|Residual sugar in g/l:||5,0|
|Sub region:||Valpolicella DOC (IT)|
|Occasion & Theme:||family event , barbecue , typical national evening , perfect for an evening in front of the chimney , Cooking with Friends|
|Ageing in:||large wood|
|Grape Variety:||Corvina , Corvinone , Rondinella|
|Quality Classification & Rating:||DOC Denominazione di origine controllata|
|Maturation:||Large Barrel 5000 l|
|Duration of maturation (in Months):||3|
|Aromas & Palate Notes:||berry fruit , stone fruits , spicy|
|Optimal serving temperature in °C:||15 - 18|
|Style:||Old World , Warm Climate Winegrowing Region , classic|
|Food Pairing:||bright, hearty dishes , spicy food|
|Glass Recommendation:||Red Wine Glass|
|Bottle Design & Features:||Burgundy Style , classic|
|Bottle size in L:||0,75|
|Alcohol % ABV:||13,0|
|Allergens & Misc. Ingredients:||contains sulfites and sulfur dioxide|
|Distributor:||Costa Arènte - Località Costa 86 - 37023 Grezzana (VR) - Italien|