Amarone Classico Riserva 'Sergio Zenato' 2013

Red wine robust and important, with intense notes of fruits and spices, warm, rich, of great elegance and personality, aged for at least 48 months in large oak barrels
78.50 € Only 1 immediately available

Characteristics

Designation
Amarone della Valpolicella DOCG
Grape Types
Corvina 80%, Rondinella 10%, Oseleta 10%
Region
Alcohol content
16.5%
Bottle Size
75 cl Bottle
Vineyards
In the vineyards of Sant'Ambrogio di Valpolicella, with exposure to the South-East, on soils rich in clay and limestone, of vines over 20 years raised to 300-350 m. slm
Vinification
Before the vinification, after an harvest with rigorous selection of the grapes at full maturity, drying the grapes for about 120 days to reduce the water content and further concentrate the sugars
Aging
At least 48 months in large oak barrels, then at least 12 months in bottle

Awards

James Suckling
2013
99 / 100
Luca Maroni
2013
95 / 100
Veronelli
2012
94 / 100
Wine Spectator
2013
92 / 100
Vitae AIS
2013
Bibenda
2013
Gambero Rosso
2013
2 / 3

To drink it at its best

Service temp.
18°-20°C
Opening
To enjoy it at its best, we recommend you to let the wine rest in a decanter 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 10 years

sommelier's description

Colour Red ruby, with garnet reflections

Scent Intense notes of wild berries, with a final full of spices

Taste Warm, rich, intense, elegant, with an extraordinary intensity and persistence

producer: Zenato

Main Wines
Amarone, Valpolicella, Lugana
Foundation Year
1960
Hectares of Vines
95
Owned grapes
100%
Year production
2.000.000 bt
Oenologist
Sergio Zenato
Address
Zenato, Via dell'Artigiano, 16 - 37019 Peschiera del Garda (VR)

Perfect food pairing

  • Red Meat Stew Red Meat Stew
  • Roasted and Grilled Meat Roasted and Grilled Meat
  • Game Game
  • Aged Cheese Aged Cheese