Recioto della Valpolicella DOCG – 1870 - Vianello Wines

Recioto della Valpolicella DOCG – 1870

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Recioto della Valpolicella DOCG – 1870

Before Amarone’s emergence, Verona was renowned for its sweet wines, notably Recioto. This classic predecessor is an absolute must for lovers of traditional Veronese wines.

Type of wine:red wine, still
Region of origin:Veneto
Grape variety(s):Corvina, Rondinella, Molinara
Alcohol content:13.5 %
Production:“appassimento” procedure (drying grapes); maturation in wooden barrels
Wine characteristics:notes of ripe berries and cherries; velvety-soft, fragrant and full-bodied on the palate
Assortment tip:must-have for retailers and restaurants
Occasion:dessert wine, wine for festive days

1870 – a Tribute to History

Ever wondered about the significance of the year 1870 in this wine’s name? It marks the birth year of Antonio Bennati, the founder of the Bennati winery. Antonio was renowned for his Recioto, earning him the affectionate nickname Toni-Recioto. This rich heritage is yet another reason to make this specialty an essential part of your collection.

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