Amarone della Valpolicella - Capurso
Amarone della Valpolicella DOCG Capurso
The fruit of our choices, the scent of our passion, the taste of our time.
Our Amarone respects the Tradition where personality and elegance prevail: we give life, grow vines, celebrate wines.
The Amarone della Valpolicella 2015 balanced and elegant with fruity notes of cherries and blackberries, appealing spicy notes typical of the Valpantena. A wine with an invaluable and extraordinary longevity.
Annuario dei migliori vini italiani 2020 - Luca Maroni: Amarone della Valpolicella Docg 2015 - 94 score
ViniBuoni d'Italia - Touring Club Italiano : Amarone della Valpolicella Docg 2015 - 4 stars
Product bottles: 7.000
Bottle size: 750ml
Alcohol Content: 16°
Food pairings: Amarone, an excellent meditation wine, can be paired well with red, stewed and braised meat dishes or matured cheeses.
Excellent also tasted with Vietnam chocolate 73%
The owners, the Capurso family, has produced grapes since 1896, grown at this location east of Verona city in the heart of Valpantena valley, whose name derives from the Greek "pan-theos", the valley of all the gods, boasts wine making traditions going all the way back to the first century BC. The particular terroir of this area ( protected by Lessini mountains and from the Torricelle hills of Verona) provides a high quality production of the native grapes typical in Valpolicella blend and are in particular five: Corvina, Corvinone, Rondinella, Molinara and Croatina.
Today, Nunzio Giovanni, Camilla and Selene are the fourth and fifth generation to live here and continue the family business, three of their fifteen hectares of vines are used to produce their own four wines, two Valpolicellas, a DOC and a Superiore, Amarone della Valpolicella, as well as an IGT named Diavolo Rosso (‘red devil’) after their Irish setter dogs. Also, the value is that the farm is in one place,the vineyard and cellar and accommodation in the Agriturismo Corte Moranda are all there.