Le Salette Amarone Della Valpolicella Classico La Marega 2017 - Veneto, Italy - Blend 750ml
The Scamperle family has cultivated vineyards for generations. Le Salette currently consists of 49 acres in the best areas of the Valpolicella Classico. La Marega vineyard is located in Fumane, in the heart of Valpolicella Classico DOCG area. This Amarone has an aging potential of over 25 years.
TASTING NOTES - Dark ruby red color with garnet highlights. Intense perfumes of black cherries, toasted almonds and cocoa bean. Elegant and structured with a long finish.
FOOD PAIRING- Perfect with game, red meats, roasts and aged cheeses. Excellent with risotto with
Amarone sauce or red chicory.
Grape Varieties: 70% Corvina and Corvinone; 30% Rondinella, Oseleta and Dindarella
Wine Making: Careful selection of grapes during manual harvest, followed by natural drying process for approximately 4 months
Ageing: 36 months in Slavonian oak cask (70%) and barrique (30%), 8 months in bottle. Long lasting wine, could be enjoyed for 25 years