Second Marco and the elegance of Ripasso
Ripasso often just mimics Amarone but sometimes it can be a great wine, as in case of Valpolicella Classico Superiore Ripasso 2014 from Second Marco
Base on the classic Verona blend of grapes, here is a beautiful version of Ripasso from Marco Speri, a guarantee of style and quality. From his vineyards in the heart of Fumane, one of the more famous towns in the Valpolicella appellation, he has created a truly captivating wine that, despite the difficult harvest, excellently unites the elegance of the vintage with the method of producing Ripasso.
Owner: Marco Speri
Via Campolongo, 9
37022 Fumane (VR)
Tel. +39 045 6800954
Fax +39 045 6800954
Year of foundation: 2008
Total bottles produced: 40.000
Hectares of vineyard: 15
|Product||Producer||Date of publication||Author||Read|
|Valpolicella Ripasso 2014
Valpolicella Ripasso Classico Superiore
|Secondo Marco||02/12/18||Riccardo Viscardi||
A blend of 60% Corvina, 25% Corvinone, 10% Rondinella and 5% mixed native varietals (Oseleta, Croatina and Pipiona). After macerating on the skins for two weeks in September, the wine is...