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Bertani Soave, Soave DOC, Veneto, Italy

Bertani Soave

Appellation: Soave DOC


Blend: 100% Garganega


Vintage: 2015


Tasting note: A shining yellow colour with golden highlights. Intense on the nose, layered, surprising and unique. Intense notes of white flowers and gooseberry bring to mind something original. It continues with notes of peach and apricot, suggesting its complexity and surprising personality. On the palate the acidity is vibrant, softened by intense notes of gooseberry, peach and apricot, all accompanied by a richness of taste that makes the aftertaste long and lingering.

Bertani Valpolicella, Valpolicella DOC, Veneto, Italy

Bertani Valpolicella

Appellation: Valpolicella DOC


Blend: 80% Corvina Veronese, 20% Rondinella


Vintage: 2015


Tasting note: An intense red colour with purplish highlights; intense hints of redcurrants, plums, raspberries, sour cherries balanced by spicy notes reminiscent of pepper and cinnamon. On the palate it is approachable, fresh and pleasant, thanks to good balance between acidity, savoury notes and richness of flavour.

Bertani Valpolicella Ripasso, Valpolicella Ripasso DOC, Veneto, Italy

Bertani Valpolicella Ripasso

Appellation: Valpolicella Ripasso DOC


Blend: 85% Corvina Veronese, 10% Merlot, 5% Rondinella


Vintage: 2014


Tasting note: It has an intense purple-red colour with purplish highlights. On the nose it has a very clean and intense aroma of ripe red fruit with hints of dark fruit, such as bramble, blackcurrant and ripe cherry. It is velvety and well-balanced, full and round while maintaining a lively and intense grip, with a sapid aftertaste.

Bertani Villa Arvedi Amarone della Valpantena, Amarone della Valpolicella Valpantena DOCG, Veneto, Italy

Bertani Valpantena

Appellation: Amarone della Valpolicella Valpantena DOCG


Blend: 80% Corvinva Veronese, 20% Rondinella


Vintage: 2013


Tasting note: An intense red colour with purplish highlights. On the nose, marked and intense aromas of very ripe cherries, sour cherries, fruits of the forest, spicy and nutty notes typical of the Valpantena. Good follow-through of red fruits on the palate, with supple tannins to give depth.

Masi Costasera Amarone Classico, Amarone della Valpolicella Classico DOCG, Veneto, Italy


Appellation: Amarone della Valpolicella Classico DOCG


Blend: Corvina, Rondinella, Molinara


Vintage: 2012


Tasting note: The wine looks a very dark ruby red. The appassimeto method imparts characteristics of baked fruit, plums, and cherries. The palate is full of fruity tastes, with hints of coffee and cocoa. A very well balanced and complex wine overall, which shows a full bodied flavour.

Masi Masianco Pinot Grigio delle Venezie, delle Venezie DOC, Veneto, Italy


Appellation: delle Venezie DOC


Blend: Pinot Grigio, Verduzzo


Vintage: 2016


Tasting note: The wine looks golden yellow with greenish reflections. The nose is of citrus fruit, white flowers, and honey. On the palate, the taste is refreshing with expressions of lemon, peach, and apricot-like fruitiness and an attractive hint of honey.