Campolongo di Torbe
Amarone della Valpolicella Classico DOCG
Tasting Notes: Limited production from the Boscaini family’s private cellar. Described as “the epitome of elegance.” The grapes come from a historic vineyard dating back to the XII century. They undergo more than three years of combined maturation in different barrels and bottles. Firm and well-balanced structure. Smooth and silky tannins. An ample level of well-integrated alcohol content. Long and intense finish full of preserved cherries and spices.
Food Pairings: This wine offers the perfect finish for a meal. Pair it with red meat, game, mature cheeses, and full-flavor dishes. It has a bold, deep ruby red color, and a complex nose of fruit preserves and spices.
Grapes: 70% Corvina, 25% Rondinella, 5% Molinara
Origin: The Campolongo di Torbe vineyard is in the commune of Negrar. South west exposure. Height: 375-400 metres a.s.l. Terrain: hills of red eocenic limestone, deep, with good drainage, plentiful stones, and with favourable chemical and mineral components. Good ventilation. Wide terraces supported by natural embankments or dry stone walls (“marogne”).
Alcohol Level: 15.94% vol
Serving Temperature: 18° C (64° F)
Aging Potential: 35-40 years