Valpolicella “Ca Fiui” DOC

Corte Sant' Alda

Pronunciation
val-pol-eee-CHELL-ah KAH-fwoi
Year
Current
Type
Red
Winery
Corte Sant' Alda
Region
Veneto
Oenologist
Marinella Camerani

Overview

Unique selections of Amarone, Ripasso and Valpolicella from this highly regarded Veronese producer are available. Owner Marinella Camerani strikes a balance between tradition and the emerging new style, dedicating wines in both camps. Few producers rival her passion for wine making and they have now become one of the top producers in this region famous for red wines. Ca' Fiui a hillside place known since antiquity where, amidst vines and olive trees, Corte Sant'Alda has set up its cellar. The soft and sunny slopes produce well-ripened grapes ensuring body and equilibrium in this young Valpolicella with a very interesting character. This is a medium bodied wine to enjoy young.

Wine Notes

Grape Variety
30% Corvina, Corvina grossa 50%, 15% Rondinella, Molinara and other local grapes 5%
Vinification
Fermentation with indigenous yeasts in 40hl oak barrels
Aging
Maceration lasted roughly 15 days, aging in the same oak barrels for 6 to 10 months
Alcohol
12.5%
| Appearance
Medium red.
| Aroma
Lush fruit expression showing spices and cherry.
| Taste
Good complexity where spicy sensations prevail over fruity ones.
| Serving Suggestions
Serve with herb rubbed roast of pork, rosemary roasted chicken with roasted potatoes.

Valpolicella “Ca Fiui” DOC

Suggested Retail:
$31.00
CSPC#:
702829
Available Sizes:
375ml
750ml
Bottles Per Case:
6