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Tasting Highlights: Amarone

Twenty new rich Italian reds, including classic-rated versions from 2005 and 2003
Jo Cooke
Posted: December 29, 2008

The 2005 vintage of Amarone della Valpolicella, Veneto's rich, heady red, seems set to become the latest in a string of very good vintages for Amarone, which kicked off in 1997 and has since been interrupted only once, by the disappointing 2002 vintage.

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