6 of Italy's Best
AMARONE DELLA VALPOLICELLA CLASSICO DOCG
Many wine lovers know Amarone on a first name basis, though relatively few are personally acquainted. This is most likely due to the high entrance fee.
Yes! Amarone is worth the price of admission. While some wine prices are artificially inflated, there’s a practical explanation as to why Amarone is one of Italy’s top red wines.
What goes into a bottle of Amarone
2x as many grapes as normal wine. 45+ day slow fermentations. Longterm aging at winery (similar to Rioja!). Expect to spend a minimum $50-$60
Don't miss this rare opportunity to try some Italy's best wines, including the exclusive Amarone Della Valpolicella Classico DOCG.
SENSI "BOSCOSELVO" BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO DOCG 2009
Tasting Notes: Intense Ruby Red colour leaning towards garnet and has an intense, persistent and enveloping aroma with traces of tobacco and vanilla. With a full, robust and lightly tannic taste, presents itself very balanced and warm.
For correct tasting, open the bottle and pour into a caraffe prior to serving.
Pair with red meat, roasts, game and mature cheeses.
SENSI "FORZIERE" CHIANTI CLASSICO RISERVA 2012 DOCG
Sensi "Forziere" Chianti Classico Riserva has a dark red color, leaning towards garnet with aging.
It has a full body and structure, with traces of mature fruit of a velvety taste with soft tannins.
The Riserva quality must undergo ageing for at least 24 months, followed by a bottle finish-ageing of minimum 3 months.
Enjoy the Chianti Classico Riserva with strong-flavored dishes, roasts, game and mature cheeses.
SENSI "MANTELLO" SANGIOVESE/SHIRAZ IGT
Mantello is a blend of two strong and elegant kind of grapes, Sangiovese and Shiraz that, after a separate fermentation, are blended to be aged in oak barrels, for at least six months, obtaining a perfect balance between any fine aromas of tobacco, spices, vanilla, velvet tannins and blackberry fruits, exalted by a full-bodied and wrapping taste which shows the character of this unique super-tuscan wine.
SENSI "PRETORIO" MORELLINO DI SCANSANO DOCG
Dark ruby red color and with a full and embracing taste, with traced of red berries, violets and minerals.
SENSI "TESTARDO" SANGIOVESE/CABERNET IGT
Winner of three prizes at the first year of presentation, it is a high level wine with international character. It is made from Sangiovese and Cabernet grapes separately fermented and then aged twelve months in wood and six months in bottle.
It has a deep red colour, a full taste with vanilla and flower aromas together with smooth velvety tannins.
- Vendor: Direct Wine Cellars - Buy Wine Direct from the Importer
- Type: Wine