Quintarelli Amarone della Valpolicella 2006

The maestro of Amarone advocated ultra-long aging in Slavonian oak before bottling, allowing them to shed baby fat in favor of lean muscle.
Not available in New York. Check stock in San Francisco

Veneto, Italy

Kind of the Steve 'Psycho' Lyons of Italian wine regions: a reliable utility player with a huge, diverse, consistent production (Valdobbiadene/Treviso Prosecco; Soave; Valpolicella).