03 February 2017

Amarone e Barolo together in Bottega del vino

On  February 7th at 19:30 the 13 Amarone Families and the 10 producers of Accademia del Barolo will meet in Bottega del Vino to make a special tasting with 23 fabulous wines.
The event will begin with a comparison on the two denominations; the meeting, with the participation of the wineries of the two historical associations will be led by Fabrizio Gianni, editor of the Gambero Rosso Italian Wines Guide 2017 and Nicola Frasson, journalist of the Gambero Rosso Veneto

 

During the dinner the tasting of Vintage 2011

 

Amarone Vigneto Monte sant'Urbano 2011 is dark ruby red with notes of dried violets, blueberries, Sichuan pepper, humus, rhubarb, rosewood, walnuts and eucalyptus. Structured and clean a perfect symmetry of elements. Slowly leads to balsamic notes.