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Type: red wine
Vintage: 2011
ABV: 15.50%
Grapes: Corvina and Corvinone (80%), Rondinella (20%)
Producer: Santa Sofia
Bottle size: 75cl
Tasting notes
A dark, ruby red colour with garnet hues, it has a wide, complex and refined nose, with intriguingly soft and sensual notes of sour cherry jam, maraschino cherries, prunes and dried figs, forest floor, an infusion of red flowers and a strong touch of dark chocolate. A rich, powerful palate with lively tannins; its high alcohol is well balanced by an acid note, reminiscent of crunchy raspberries.

Gioè Amarone della Valpolicella DOCG Classico

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Yield
48 quintals per hectare.

Ageing
42 months in large Slavonian oak barrels and 225-litre-size barriques, medium toasted French oak barrels; at least 2 years in bottles.

Longevity
If well stored, it continues to evolve and improve for many years.

Curiosities
“In 1964 I decided to produce a truly superior wine that would combine a powerful texture with the most elegant aromas and pleasing roundness. Since then however, the perfect microclimate and seasonal conditions needed to produce our “Gioè” have only occurred seventeen times.” [Giancarlo Begnoni]

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