Amarone 'Selezione Antonio Castagnedi' Tenuta Sant'Antonio 2017

Full-bodied and austere red wine, with good tannins and savory hints, aged two years in barrel
28.90 € 36.75 € - 21%
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Characteristics

Denomination

Amarone della Valpolicella DOCG

Grape varieties

Corvina 70%, Rondinella 20%, Croatina 5%, Oseleta 5%.

Category

Red Wines

Region

Veneto (Italy)

Alcohol content

15.0%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vineyards

Vines rooted at 300 m above sea level on a soil that is sandy and loamy, with a lot of white calcareous subsoil

Vinification

Alcoholic fermentation for 25 days in steel and malolactic fermentation in 500-litre barrels

Aging

24 months in new French oak 500-litre tonneaux

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

Robert Parker
2015
93 / 100
James Suckling
2015
93 / 100
Veronelli
2016
92 / 100
Luca Maroni
2015
92 / 100
Bibenda
2016
Vitae AIS
2017
Gambero Rosso
2016
2 / 3

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
18°-20°C
When to open
To enjoy it at its best, we recommend you to let the wine 'breathe' at least 1 or 2 hours before serving
Glass
Ballon
Ballon

Perfect for robust, full-bodied and intense red wines, which require intense oxygenation to disclose all their deep and complex aromas and enhance the evolution in the glass

When to drink

When to drink

Evolving

Wine good to drink now, but that can have a beautiful evolution after resting for a while in your cellar

You can leave it in you cellar even for more than 7 years

RED WINE AMARONE 'SELEZIONE ANTONIO CASTAGNEDI' TENUTA SANT'ANTONIO 2017 DESCRIPTION

Colour Ruby red with purple reflections

Scent Ripe red fruit, spicy fragrances of liquorice, black pepper and a hint of chocolate

Taste Well-balanced, with round tannins, soft, hot, full-flavoured, elegant, fine and fresh

producer: Tenuta Sant'Antonio

Main wines
Amoarone, Valpolicella
Foundation year
1995
Hectares of vineyards
100
Winery-owned grapes
100%
Annual production
700.000 bt
Enologist
Paolo Castagnedi
Address
via Ceriani 23 - 37030 Colognola ai Colli (VR)

Perfect to drink with

  • Risotto with Meat Sauce
  • Pasta-Vegetables Sauce
  • Blue Cheese
  • Red Meat Stew
  • Game
  • Roasted and Grilled Meat
  • Aged Cheese
  • Pasta Bolognese