Veronese Igt La Grola 2018 - Allegrini
The Veronese Igt " La Grola " takes its name from the hill on which legend has it that the Croatina grape, symbol of Valpolicella, was born , this Allegrini wine is born right here, a blend of two native varieties of the local tradition, with Corvina grapes 90% and 10% Oseleta grapes .
A fantastic red wine in which the grapes express themselves to the fullest, also thanks to the organic farming practices used in the vineyards, a feature that underlines its drinkability, a brand of the Allegrini family .
The nose shows herbaceous notes of laurel and rosemary, powerful balsamic hints and plays of spices ranging from black pepper to nutmeg, on a background of wild berry jam. In the mouth it is powerful , in perfect balance between sapidity and freshness, with an incessant progression it involves the whole palate, thanks also to the thick and fleshy tannins that dry the sip.
Why you should drink it
Because "La Grola" is one of those legendary wines in the Italian wine scene, not to mention the guarantee that the Allegrini name provides.
When to uncork it
Are you planning an aperitif with friends ? This wine is right for you, for table pairings it goes well with vegetables , fish appetizers, seafood or herb risottos , asparagus and eggs .
How to drink it
Drink it chilled, at a temperature of about 8°-10° .
Vinification and Aging
After the harvest, the grapes are immediately taken to the press house , followed by fermentation which takes place in stainless steel tanks at a controlled temperature. At the end of the fermentation, the wine can continue to harmonize on the fine lees for several months , finally the maturation takes place in wooden barrels which ends with the refinement in the bottle.
The vineyards are located within the estate of Corte Giara , in a hilly area in the province of Verona .
The soil is mainly calcareous .
- village: Italy
- region: Veneto
- Grape variety: Syrah,Corvina,Corvinone,Oseleta
- Degrees: 14.0
- Format: 0.75
- Name: IGT
- Year: 2018
- Philosophy: Conventional
- Typology: Valpolicella
- Colour: Red
- When to drink it: Grilling (very hard)
- Reference: 777835
- Allergeni: Solfiti