Allegrini Valpolicella 2016


Allegrini Valpolicella 2016

Winery Tasting Notes: This ruby red colored wine offers up classic qualities of Corvina, the historic grape variety of the appellation. The nose is fragrant and filled with red fruit and aromatic herbs. The lively palate is led by prominent flavors of cherries framed by hints of fresh pepper and additional herbs. This young wine has a buoyant energy to it, yet maintains great elegance. It will continue to develop even more delicacy and finesse as it ages.

Blend: 65% Corvina  Veronese, 30% Rondinella, 5% Molinara
Alcohol Level: 13.3%
Maturity: Drink now – 2025
Pairings: Classic Margarita pizza,Italian-herbed sausage

Fun Facts: With more than six generations of winegrowing tradition, Allegrini is the most-awarded winery in the Veneto and the benchmark for Amarone. The Allegrini family’s innovations in appassimento winemaking have made the estate’s classic Amarone and Valpolicella wines exemplars of excellence, while their emphasis on single vineyard expressions of local grape varieties has drawn renewed interest in the Veneto.

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