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Pier Paolo Antolini Corvina

Pier Paolo Antolini Corvina

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SKU: 11344

The harvest of these grapes starts between late September and mid October.  All hand harvested.  Ageing in both oak barrels and stainless steel tanks for 12 months.  The wine has an intense ruby red colour.  The wine is fresh and savoury with some tannin evident and a touch of spice on the finish.   

Details

Winemaker Pier Paolo Antolini
Country of Origin Italy
AOC Veronese IGT
Grapes
Region Veronese
Vintage 2021
ABV 14.5%
Style Red Wine
Food Pairings
  • Beef & Lamb
  • Risotto
  • Mature Cheese

Characteristics

  • Low Acidity
    High Acidity
  • Light Bodied
    Full Bodied
  • Dry Profile
    Sweet Profile

Click & Collect Locations

  • ✅ Mullingar HQ

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Winemaker
Winemakers

Pier Paolo Antolini

We came across Pier Paolo Antolini while on a quest for new Italian wines. We heard rave reviews about an up and coming winemaker known by locals as Amarone Boy. So we made a trip to Marano di Valpolicella, 25km north of Verona, to Pier Paolo Antolini's vineyard to see what Amarone Boy was all about. As soon as we arrived, we realised Pier Paolo was our type of producer. He's energetic, enthusiastic and animated even by Italian standards. Pier Paolo cares deeply about the land and the wine it produces, and his passion is infectious. The vineyard is small, just 7.5 hectares, and located on very stony ground. The ground around Marano di Valpolicella is so stony that it had to be completely cleared before it could be cultivated. Pier Paolo did most of this work by hand, so every square meter of the vineyard is precious.

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