Amarone fans: Don't miss this big-boy from the amazing 2016 vintage!
The Castagnedi brothers built this Domaine from scratch with pure hands-on hard work, passion and dedication to their craft. The results show in this stunning Amarone. A clear step up in their portfolio, this wine comes from top vineyards and part of the wine making process includes open barrel top fermentation in the cellar. The nose just explodes with fruit. There is so much complexity with dense, dark, sexy layers of fruit with notes of balsamic syrup and spice, structure and above all - concentration.
95 POINTS, James Suckling, formally of Wine Spectator. "This youthful Chateauneuf has a very complex nose of graphite, raw meat and lilies. With aeration the black-cherry note steadily grows in intensity. Bold, leathery and earthy palate with fine tannins that...
The powerful and elegant nose offers notes of spices, cherries and cocoa. Perfectly balanced, the mouth reveals a beautiful dense structure with fine tannins and complex aromas of red fruit such as blackcurrants and floral notes. A very sophisticated wine. 100%...
Beautifully complex with wonderful depth of fruit and woody spice. Classic Bordeaux with dusty earth and freshness. We love the cocoa and cedar this wine brings to the table. A perfect complement to your next dinner party.