This opaque ruby-red wine has aromas of plums and baked cherries, with toasted coffee notes. In the mouth are majestic and elegant flavors of preserved cherries in spirits and bitter cocoa, before a long finish.
points of distinction
This special cru of Costasera is an Amarone benchmark, joining Barolo and Brunello as the aristocracy of the Italian wine world.
Masi's expertise with appassimento gives the grapes a long period of ripening on bamboo racks.
Valpolicella Classico’s indigenous grapes are complemented by the Oseleta grape, a variety rediscovered by Masi.
Costasera’s slopes face the sunset, making this the best terroir in Valpolicella Classico. Since the 1960s, Masi experts have confirmed the superiority of west-facing sites.