Wine Domini Veneti, Recioto Della Valpolicella Classico DOC, 2017
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Reviews of purchase Domini Veneti, Recioto Della Valpolicella Classico DOC, 2017
Wine rich cherry red color with purple highlights.
The taste of wine a deep, luxurious, full, with excellent texture, notes of cranberries and cherries, moderate tannins and a long finish with light spicy nuances.
The wine has a rich aroma with notes of dark cherries and cranberries, complemented by spicy and herbal nuances.
Wine that will suit to the biscuit sticks with bitter chocolate, cookies, pies with berry filling, blue cheese and spicy sauce with spicy fruit.
Domini Veneto - this top of the range wines of Valpolicella Negrar cooperative - the largest landowner in the territory of the Valpolicella Classico. Domini Veneti - the result of a long-term project for the allocation of the best plots cru, lower yields on them and thereby improve the quality of wines. Domini Veneti name recalls a time when the land was part of the Valpolicella powerful Venetian Republic. Valpolicella region for many years famous for its wealth and richness of its wines, especially sweet Recioto. This dessert wine has the strength and power, and is a truly unique drink for this little corner of Italy.
The origin of the wine Recioto Della Valpolicella Classico dates back to ancient times, it is very appreciated in the Roman Empire, and even poets sang. Grape wine is grown in the heart of the Valpolicella Classico hills, in the municipality of Negrar, on the terrace with south-east exposure at an altitude of 120-250 meters above sea level. Age of vines is 20 years, planting density - 2,000 plants per hectare. Harvested in the last week of September by hand only. After collecting the berries are dried for 120 days. In mid-January the grapes crushed and ground. Fermentation occurs at a temperature between 12 and 23 ° C, maceration with a daily three-time manual compression lasts 20 days, after which performed malolactic fermentation. The wine is aged for 18 months partly in barriques of French oak Allier and Nevers, partly in barrels, a volume of 50 hl, and then another 6 months in bottle. Potential wine storage at 14-15 ° C up to 20 years. It is recommended to open the bottle 2 hours before serving.
Wine Domini Veneti, Recioto Della Valpolicella Classico was presented at the exhibition "Sens of wine" in 2006, which is organized annually by the famous oenologist and expert on Italian wines Luca Maroni. The wine was awarded 1st place in the category "Best Sweet Wine of Italy". Also Domini Veneto Recioto 2005 awarded "Diploma of Merit" (Diploma di merito) at the competition "Concorso Enologo Verona Wine Top" in 2007.
Winery Cantina Valpolicella Negrar was organized in 1933 from several small manufacturers uncompetitive. Today Cantina Negrar - an association of 180 winegrowers, one of the largest wine-producing cooperatives in Italy. They advise and coordinate the activities of about 200 owners of vineyards, whose total area is 500 hectares. Old recipes combined with modern innovations that are used with great caution and care - a guarantee of high quality. All the vineyards are located on the slopes of the hills of Valpolicella Classico region north-west of Verona. Annual production capacity now stands at over 8 million bottles of wine produced from more than 60,000 quintals (13 million. Pounds) of grapes.