Vecio belo

Valpolicella D.O.C. Classico superiore


Area of cultivation

Vineyard sited in the district of San Pietro in Cariano at an altitude of 200 meters above sea level and with a south-west exposure. For this vineyard the selection of the Amarone grapes is not made. This wine takes its name from the founder of the winery Angelo Manara, who was called “Vecio Belo”.

Grape varieties

Corvina 70% - Rondinella 20% - Dindarella and other types 10%. Manual harvest in the last week of October.

Wine-making

Gentle crushing, followed by a maceration on the skins and a slow fermentation in stainless steel tanks.

Aging

In 100 Hl stainless steel tanks for 18 months, followed by aging in the bottle.

Colour

Intense ruby red.

Alcohol content

13,5% Vol.

Bottle

75 cl.

Pairings

First and second courses, moreover roasts and grilled meats.

Serving temperature

12º/14°C

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