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Remo Farina

Montecorna Valpolicella Ripasso Classico Superiore DOC

    • Description :

      A great red wine which carries the name of its vineyard located in a favorable position in the hills of the Classic Valpolicella zone. Its special character comes from refermentation on the grapes of Amarone. This process gives an increase in alcohol content, bouquet and body. Aged in Slovenian oak barrels and French barriques for at least three years, guarantees high quality and a strong and decided character.

      Grape varieties :

      70% Corvina, 15% Rondinella, 5% Molinara and 10% other

      Altitude :

      400m ASL

      Vineyard age :

      25 years old

      Grape yield :

      120 hl/hc

      Exposure :

      Northwest/Southwest

      Soil :

      Volcanic-calcareous-gravelly

      Alcohol :

      14%

      Tasting notes :

      Its color is intense granite-red with orange edges. Aromas of vanilla, pepper, ginger, prunes, marmalade, black cherries, leather, and toasted coffee. Excellent with roasts, wild game, seasoned and spicy cheeses.

Press Notes

  • James Suckling
    • 2019
      93 points
    • 2018
      90 points
  • AG Vinous
    • 2017
      90 points
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