AMARONE DELLA VALPOLICELLA RISERVA “Octavius” 2012 – FUMANELLI
PLACE OF ORIGIN: Italy – Veneto
– Corvina Veronese 40%
– Corvinone 40%
– Rondinella 20%
ALCOHOL: 16,5 %
IDEAL SERVICE TEMPERATURE: 16° – 18°
GIUSEPPE’S RATING: 95/100
MATCH: Red Meat, Boiled Meats
PACK OF: 1 Bottle
SIZE: 0,75 l
The antique vineyards of Squarano is situated in the heart of Valpolicella area, built by Fumanelli Marquis during XV Century and the villa is decorated with inscriptions and a temple dedicated to Flora goddes. The story tells that Romans hereby planted vines grown up for a millennium until the first excellent wine production in 1470.
The ageing process takes place in old tophus tanks dating back to XVII Century, while the wine production is supported by the newest technologies, matching tradition and innovation.