Tedeschi "180 Marne" Amarone Zoom

Tedeschi "180 Marne" Amarone

2015 | Italy | Veneto 750 ml | 16.00 %
  • Tastes like
  • Smoky wood
  • Cherry
  • Spicy
  • Good with
  • Lamb
  • Pork
  • Duck
  • Its also
  • Ecological
  • 90+
  • Product details


    The Tedeschi family have been making wine for more than 4 centuries and are one of the 13 Famiglie Dell'Amarone d'Arte (Amarone families). They have some of the very best vineyards in Valpolicella, their combination of incredible respect for the land and cutting-edge winemaking sets them apart.
    “Marne 180” Amarone show pretty violet and spice notes, set in an elegant frame, wine with a velvety, raisin character on the palate, combined with the structure and typical stylish bitterness gives it good balance. Fig cake notes layered with fine, dusty tannins on the finish.
    Gold Medal Winner rated 92/100 by Stephen Tanzer.

    Variety Description


    Corvina is an Italian wine grape variety that is mainly grown in the Veneto region of northeast Italy. Corvina is used with several other grapes to create the light red regional wines Bardolino and Valpolicella that have a mild fruity flavor with hints of almond. Corvina produces light to medium body wines with a light crimson coloring. The grapes' naturally high acidity can make the wine somewhat tart with a slight, bitter almond note.

    Country Description


    Italy is home to some of the oldest wine-producing regions in the world, and Italian wines are known worldwide for their broad variety. Italy, closely followed by France, is the world’s largest wine producer by volume. Italy's Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry (MIPAAF), has documented over 350 grapes and granted them "authorized" status. There are more than 500 other documented varieties in circulation as well. Some of the more famous grapes include Pinot Grigio, Trebbiano, Garganega, Nero d'Avola, Sangiovese and Corvina. Grapes are grown all the way from Peidmont and Veneto in north, through Tuscany all the way including Sicily in the south.The three most iconic Italian wines are Barolo, Barbaresco, and Brunello di Montalcino.

    Region Description


    Veneto is a wine region in north-eastern Italy, one of a group of three highly productive Italian regions known collectively as the Venezie and the biggest DOC producer of the three. In Veneto, two differnt wine areas are clearly distinguishable: a Eastern part, closed to the Venice Lagoon between the hills of Treviso, the plain of Piave river and Adriatic coast, where is typical to produce the famous Prosecco (Glera), and are growth other varieties like Merlot, Carmenere, Verduzzo, Raboso Piave, Refosco, Tocai, Verdiso, Marzemino; and the Western part, closed to Garda Lake and the city of Verona, famous for the wines based on the varieties Corvina, Rondinella, Garganega, Trebbiano of Soave, Oseleta.