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THE ROOMS

 

The history of the Le Salette farm dates back to 1860, when the sanctuary of the same name was created, the name of which was chosen to represent the wine business of the Scamperle family. A slow and careful growth, in line with a peasant culture that does not force the hand of nature but follows its rhythms to enhance its characteristics and originality, is the basis of the company philosophy. Today there are 20 hectares of property, scattered in the most suitable corners of the Valpolicella Classica such as Fumane Cà Carnocchio, I Progni and Cà Melchiori, Sant'Ambrogio Conca D'Oro and San Floriano Monte Masua. The grapes grown are those typical of the area, namely corvina, corvinone, rondinella, oseleta, as well as some rows of croatina and molinara. Le Salette produces the reds that have made this portion of Veneto famous in the world, starting with the Valpolicella Classico DOC, passing through the sumptuous Amarone della Valpolicella DOCG,  up to conclude in sweetness with the persuasive Recioto. That of Le Salette is a family-run business animated by a passion for work out of the ordinary, which every year gives us wines representative of one of the most suitable areas of Italy.

 

DATA SHEET

 

Cellar: Le Salette

 

Philosophy: conventional

 

Denomination: Recioto della Valpolicella Classico DOCG

 

Format: 0.75l

 

Grapes: 60% Corvina and Corvinone,  40% Rondinella, Croatina and Oseleta

 

Alcohol: 13%

 

Altitude : variable

 

Terrain: variable

 

Vinification: drying of the grapes for 5 months, then fermentation in steel

 

Refinement: 2 years of aging in barrique, followed by 8 months of refinement in the bottle.

 

Tasting notes: intense garnet red color, it has an ethereal scent of dried fruit. On the palate it is full-bodied, warm, enveloping, dry, with a good freshness that makes it extremely enjoyable.  

 

 

 

6 bottles Recioto della Valpolicella Classico LE TRAVERSAGNE 2016 - L

€195.00 Regular Price
€185.25Sale Price
  •  Si intende il numero minimo di vini ordinabili per una singola etichetta oppure misti dalla stessa cantina

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