Pieropan Valpolicella Superiore DOC

Pieropan

Pronunciation
val-paul-ee-CHELL-o
Year
Current
Type
Red
Winery
Pieropan
Region
Veneto
Oenologist
Nino Pieropan

Overview

This Valpolicella red is both elegant and structured, a wine that is polished and balanced. The Pieropan family has invested an incredible amount of time and effort to create a fantastic reperesentation of Valpolicella from their lands.

Wine Notes

Grape Variety
Corvina 60%, Corvinone, Rondinella, Croatina 30% traditional Valpolicella varieties 10%
Vinification
Grapes are pressed and destemmed. Fermentation temperature 23-24° C 12 days whit regular pumping over and daily pinching down the cap.
Aging
Aged in 500 and 2500 litre barrels for 18/24 months. 6 months in bottle.
Alcohol
13.5%
| Appearance
Brilliant ruby red.
| Aroma
Cherry and hints of strawberry fruit.
| Taste
Palate complex with beatiful notes of fruit and finish and spicy character too. A wine with good potential to age well.
| Serving Suggestions
Perfect with starters such as stuffed pasta, or tomato suaces, particularly good with roast poultry, grilled meat, game birds and mature cheese.

Pieropan Valpolicella Superiore DOC

Suggested Retail:
$32.00
CSPC#:
760704
Available Sizes:
750ml
Bottles Per Case:
6