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    Brand Amarone

    Amarone’s worldwide sales success has reached such dimensions that the Consorzio della Valpolicella, the producer association of Valpolicella and…

    25 Mar 2015 Walter Speller
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    Bertani on Amaronics

    See also Amaronics - the extraordinary economics of Amarone. 'The drama of Amarone is that the world cannot get enough of it. Its…

    7 Mar 2014 Walter Speller
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    Amarone 2010 - the tasting notes

    This collection of 61 tasting notes was heralded in Walter's article on Amaronics. Perhaps another sign that the Valpolicella region…

    18 Feb 2014 Walter Speller
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    Amaronics - the extraordinary economics of Amarone

    Walter's tasting notes on the Amarone 2010s are now published.This year's presentation of the new Amarone 2010 vintage, tasting notes on which will…

    17 Feb 2014 Walter Speller
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    Two faces of Amarone

    Regular readers may have noticed that Amarone as a category has yet to convince me. The majority of the wines seem, at least to my palate, too full…

    11 Aug 2011 Walter Speller
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    2007 Amarones - 65 reviewed

    See my overview of the current situation in Amarone - an unstoppable, if variable, force? Contrary to many other anteprima, or en primeur,…

    16 Mar 2011 Walter Speller
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    Amarone – an unstoppable, if variable, force?

    The 2007 harvest, recently showcased in an anteprima (en primeur) tasting of Amarones in Veneto (see my 65 tasting notes), will be remembered in…

    16 Mar 2011 Walter Speller
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    Amarone - la mama v the chef

    Last Monday 10 of Amarone's most illustrious producers assembled in London to attract attention to their collective attempts to halt the decline in…

    12 Oct 2009 Walter Speller
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    A rebel in Valpolicella

    Amarone, one of Italy's most famous wines, seems especially badly hit by the current economic situation, as outlined in Amarone - halting the decline?…

    28 Aug 2009 Walter Speller
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    Amarone for DOCG in falling market

    The Consorzio of Valpolicella has submitted a proposal to change the status of its two most famous wines, Recioto and Amarone, from DOC to DOCG to be…

    3 Aug 2009 Walter Speller
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    Amarone - halting the decline?

    Ten of the most influential producers of Amarone have teamed up to reverse what they call the 'trading down' of one of Italy's most important wines,…

    13 Jul 2009 Walter Speller
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    Amarone - can quality be maintained?

    See tasting notes on 2005 Amarones by the score To judge by production and sales statistics, the Veneto's richest red, Amarone, seems, at…

    11 Feb 2009 Julia Harding MW
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    Amarones by the score

    See also Amarone - can quality be maintained? The Amarone producers who submitted their wines to the preview (anteprima) tasting of the…

    11 Feb 2009 Julia Harding MW