Masi Costasera Amarone Classico 2017
15 in stock
Proud, majestic, complex and exuberant: this is Masi’s gentle giant. A benchmark for the Amarone category, which, together with Barolo and Brunello, makes up the aristocracy of the Italian wine world. The product of Masi’s unrivalled expertise in the appassimento technique, whereby traditional grapes for the Valpolicella Classica area – Corvina, Rondinella and Molinara – are laid out on bamboo racks to concentrate their aromas during the winter months.
Grape varieties Corvina, Rondinella, Molinara. appaxximento Masi’s expertise in grape drying technique.
Look: very dark ruby red.
Nose: baked fruit, plums and cherries.
Palate: fruity tastes, with hints of coffee and cocoa. Very well balanced.
Food Pairing with Masi Costasera Amarone Classico 2017
Amarone della Valpolicella Classico, a renowned wine region with a rich history, is nestled in the heart of the Valpolicella area in the Veneto region of north-eastern Italy. This prestigious wine-producing region has a heritage dating back centuries.
The history of Amarone della Valpolicella can be traced to the ancient winemaking traditions of the Valpolicella region. The appassimento technique, a key element in crafting Amarone wines, involves the partial drying of grapes before fermentation. This method has been perfected over generations, resulting in the unique and intense flavors... Read More