Ruby red in colour. Dark cherries, dark chocolate and roasted coffee beans. Very smooth, well-rounded, silky tannins and a lovely long finish.
Pergole Vece Amarone Della Valpolicella Classico DOCG
Pergole Vece Riserva selection is made just in the best vintages from a grape selection harvested by our experienced local farmers. The production is limited and the vines are very old. This wine expresses our terroir and its minerality with a long longevity. Pergole Vece is our biggest award winner.
Alcohol Content: 16,5%
Grape Varieties: 80% Corvina and Corvinone; 20% Rondinella and Oseleta
Vineyards: The 3 best “crus” in Valpolicella Classica, with 30 years and older vines
Wine Making: Expert-only selection of grapes during manual harvest, followed by natural drying process for approximately 5 months. Produced only in the best vintages
Vine Training: Pergola
Ageing: 30 months in barrique, 8 months in bottle. Long lasting wine, could be enjoyed for over 30 years
Pairing: Roasted and grilled meat, game, aged cheese. Ideal wine for meditation
Serving Temperature: 18°C/ 64°F. Best to open one hour ahead of serving