Recioto Monte Reoli is an intriguing wine that stands proud as the father of the winemaking tradition of our classic Valpolicella. Has a colore clear, ruby red with violet reflections. A perfume of jam, ripe red berry fruit, dried fruit, figs, hazelnut. The taste it is intense and very persistent, complex, velvety, sweet but not cloying.
Il Dessert Wine it can be used at different service temperature possibilities, depending on the characteristics to be enhanced. The passito wines are characterized by a high alcohol content and a high degree of sugars. If you want to enhance their sweet and alcoholic component, we recommend a temperature between 14 and 18 degrees, in order to release i scents and more intense aromas. On the contrary with a lower temperature, between 10 and 14 degrees, you manage to enhance the side young and fresh of these particular wines, in order to make them less aggressive and more pleasant for all palates.
Il Dessert Wine has a very wide range of pairings, which perfectly match its flavor sugary e aromatic, as dessert e sweet dishes, to those by contrast that balance theexcessive sweetness, By savory cheese snacks. The classic combination is the one with the small pastry dry sweets, better if based on almonds, pistachio or shortbread, also perfect dried fruit tarts o candied. Excellent as an accompaniment to classic traditional desserts: the scents of this wine go perfectly with Nougat, Amaretti biscuits, Neapolitan pastries or rum baba.
The foundation of the company takes place in 1925, it is the year that begins a great story. The great-great-grandfather Leone Righetti imagines a large land full of vineyards located in the prolific and fascinating Valpolicella; ideal land for his farm where to produce, in addition to wine, milk, meat, fruit and vegetables. Monteci is the ancient nickname dating back more than a century ago with which the Righetti family was known in the Valpolicella area and is now used as a sign of deep bond with their roots. For five generations we have been engaged in the production of the highest quality wines by integrating the traditional methods of drying grapes and processing the musts with the most advanced winemaking techniques and tools. From the experience of winemakers gained and handed down from generation to generation and the professionalism that distinguishes our work, the range of Monteci wines is born. The right combination of tradition and technology, genuineness and professionalism, typicality and innovation gives life to a line of products that are inextricably linked to the Valpolicella territory: "land of many fruits", generous and fertile, and a "splendid county", with landscapes enchanting and fascinating. For generations our family has owned and managed a very important agricultural heritage that includes about 200 total hectares of vineyards in the suitable areas of Veneto, of which 70 hectares of vineyards in the historic area of Valpolicella Classica for the production of renowned red wines such as Amarone and Ripasso, and 45 hectares of vineyards in Lugana for the cultivation of grapes suitable for the production of the homonymous white wine, which has recently been highly appreciated on international markets. The vineyards are located at different altitudes and offer harvests with different organoleptic characteristics thanks to the unique microclimates of the individual areas in which the grapes ripen. All this allows the winery a production variety that can satisfy both lovers of more traditional long-aged wines such as Amarone and Ripasso, and consumers more oriented towards young and fresh wines, which however continue to offer the aromas and flavors of the winemaking tradition of province of Verona. All this, combined with passion and attention to detail, continuous investments and collaborations with international experts, allows us to guarantee the production of excellent wines.
Il Veneto is the region that produces the most wines in Italy, has a very large and varied wine area, for this series of reasons it is possible to find numerous types of vines. The territory is made up of mountainous and hilly areas, their presence allows the region to have significant thermal excursions between winter and summer. THE Venetian wines they have a reputation by now international and are considered an Italian excellence by every expert in the sector, the most important and recognized are: Amarone, Recioto, Prosecco, Soave, Bardolino and Valpolicella. The main reason for the great success of the region is due to its native vines, the most famous: Trebbiano di Soave, Garganega, White berry Prosecco, Molinara, croaker, Rondinella and the Raboso. In our online wine shop the most important and sought after bottles of the region are available.