Inama Soave 2002
Other White Wine from Veneto, Italy
Number 89 on Wine Spectator Top 100 Wines of 2004
"Beautiful aromas of mineral, apple and light honey with just hints of lemon rind. Full-bodied, with lively fruit and a long, long finish. A beauty. Drink now."
A very ripe wine with lots of orange peel, pineapple and piecrust aromas. Full-bodied, round and rich. Goes on and on, on the palate. Sets the standard for this rich, tasty white wine from the Veneto region of Italy.
In the 1960s, Giuseppe Inama, the estate's founder, began using his savings to purchase small plots of vineyards in the heart of the Soave Classico region. At that time few understood the area's potential but Giuseppe believed that he could make a wine capable of restoring Soave's reputation by working with only top quality vineyards of old-vine Garganega (Soave's original grape). Today, Inama comprises 70 acres of vineyards in the heart of the Soave Classico... View More