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2016 MONTRESOR Corvina

MONTRESOR Corvina 2016

13.05 CAD

$13.05

  • Portfolio
  • Portfolio
  • Trialto
  • Product code
  • Product code
  • 12990081
  • Format
  • Format
  • 12x750ml
  • Listing type
  • Listing type
  • SAQ General listingRead more
  • Status
  • Status
  • AvailableRead more
  • Country
  • Country
  • Italy
  • Regulated designation
  • Regulated designation
  • Indicazione geografica protetta (IGP)
  • Region
  • Region
  • Veneto
  • Appellation
  • Appellation
  • Veneto
  • Varietal(s)
  • Varietal(s)
  • Corvina 100 %
  • Alcohol Level
  • Alcohol Level
  • 13%%
  • Color
  • Color
  • Red
  • Closure type
  • Closure type
  • Cork
  • Aging vessel type
  • Aging vessel type
  • Steel tanks
  • Length of aging
  • Length of aging
  • 6 months
  • About this winery

    The long history of the Montresor family boasts illustrious ancestors, like the Count Claude de Montresor, the prime counsellor of Duke D'Orleans in France in 1600 (his writings, "Memoirs", dating back to 1663, are considered of great interest). At the beginning of 19th century a branch of the family moved to Italy in the Veneto region near the lake of Garda, an area renowned for its morain soils: here they found the proper environment where to continue and improve one of the main activities of...

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  • Tasting notes

    Under the garnet colour, the nose is medium and complex. Enjoy this dry, medium-bodied and fruity red featuring refreshing acidity. On the palate, it showcases fleshy tannins and a broad mouthfeel that leads into a medium finish.

  • Viticultural notes

    Fattoria di Cavalcaselle, Montresor’s main estate, near the Lake Garda (North-West of Verona).

  • Winemaking notes

    Traditional vinification of red wines with destemming and maceration of the skins. The wine is kept in steel tanks for a few months before release.