Drinking and storing
Ratings and awards
|2018||17.5+ JR||4 VA|
|2015||2 GR||4 VA|
|2012||91 PK||3 GR|
Classico good. La Rocca good but expensive
Though I must say that the Soave Classico is in my opinion not as good as the 2014 the La Rocca 2016 is almost as good.The classico is still good value and the La Rocca is still too expensive.
Probably one of the best Soaves out there
Unlike the blant and boring Soaves you are used to this one is definitely special and worth trying. Ripe, round and complex with intense flavours and actual concentration of flavours
Beautiful colour of golden sunshine leads to a remarkable consistency of smooth, dry and earthy flavours. Excellent quality. Dispatch and delivery reliably prompt.
Lovely white wine, bought this after trying as part of a wine pairing for a tasting menu. A fantastic white wine
Un vin rare
J’ai découvert par hasard le Soave Classico de Pieropan: c’est mon médecin italien qui m’en a parlé. Aussi, quand j’ai pu en avoir quelques bouteilles, je me suis précipité dessus. Le conseil était bon. Ce vin sec et lumineux au goût d’amande et de noisette, d’une fraîcheur extraordinaire, est un véritable délice. La bouteille ouverte, difficile de ne pas la terminer entre amis autour d’une assiette d’écrevisses ou d’une pissaladière.
The untimely death of Leonildo Pieropan, in April 2018, could only highlight the central role that the winery of that amazing visionary had in the revival and consolidation of the Soave image. A volcanic area of exceptional potential, which thanks to the Pieropans made its way from Veneto to the world. Innovation, at the Pieropan's, was based not only on a modern and agile conception of Garganega, but also on the recognition of Soave as a great cru wine, of long refinements...