Valpolicella Classico Superiore Zenato 2019

Still red wine, medium-bodied, smooth and elegant, with pleasant fruity and herbal notes, aged for 12 months in oak barrels
11.20 € 13.50 € - 17%
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Characteristics

Denomination

Valpolicella DOC

Grape varieties

Corvina 80%, Rondinella 10%, Sangiovese 10%

Category

Red Wines

Region

Veneto (Italy)

Alcohol content

13.5%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vineyards

Sant'Ambrogio di Valpolicella, in a hilly area with an exposure to South-East

Aging

12 months in oak casks

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

Vitae AIS
2018
Gambero Rosso
2018
2 / 3
Veronelli
2018
89 / 100

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
16°-18°C
When to open
To enjoy it at its best, we recommend you to let the wine 'breathe' at least 15-30 minutes before serving
Glass
Medium open goblet
Medium open goblet

Perfect for young and medium bodied red wines which don't require excessive oxygenation to open. The opening, slightly tighter than the body of the glass, favors the concentration of aromas towards the nose, enhancing the perception of aromas and limiting the dispersion

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 easily leave it in your cellar for 2-3 years

RED WINE VALPOLICELLA CLASSICO SUPERIORE ZENATO 2019 DESCRIPTION

Valpolicella Classico Superiore of Zenato is a wine that combines in the glass body and freshness, showing its best cards with its fruity fragrance. A wine that, thanks to its pleasant scents and an elegant and velvety palate, it shows really nice. Today the company Zenato is now in the fiftieth year of operation, while maintaining the simple and modern impression desired by Sergio Zenato, author of the beginning of this adventure. Zenato represent a company that possesses a strong link to the richness of its local history and culture, and continues to develop this connection today. The estate is based in a territory that surrounds Lake Garda, an area with an extraordinary microclimate that allows the perfect maturation of the grapes. The Zenato family is passionate in their dedication, vigorous research and innovation which translates to the continuing improvement of their wines. Even this Valpolicella Classico Superiore is surely up to the reputation of the winery.

Colour Deep ruby ​​red, with garnet hues

Scent Delicate hints of black cherry jam, herbal notes and a pleasant mentholated reminder

Taste Elegant and smooth, soft texture and good fresh-tasty, with a pleasant and refined tannins

producer: Zenato

Main wines
Amarone, Valpolicella, Lugana
Foundation year
1960
Hectares of vineyards
95
Winery-owned grapes
100%
Annual production
2.000.000 bt
Enologist
Sergio Zenato
Address
Zenato, Via dell'Artigiano, 16 - 37019 Peschiera del Garda (VR)

Perfect to drink with

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