Amarone della Valpolicella
Classico Riserva 2011


Mezzadro alla Fontana Amarone della Valpolicella Classico Riserva 2011:

is inspired by the stories and lives of the sharecroppers of olden times. Only 3000 bottles have been produced of this unique wine that harkens back to an agricultural past which is still part of our present, and expresses the loyalty and integrity of a close-knit community tied to its homeland. These values are still the foundation stones of the Farina winery’s modern winemaking outlook.

Mezzadro alla Fontana is an idea made matter.

It’s the testimony to the attitude of those who find affinity in difference and bring all kinds of things together to make new harmonies.

We learn from the past, but with an eye to the future.

New and traditional methods come together to form the key to creating something great.

When we reveal our true identities.

It’s the perfect time to tell the life histories of everyone who contributes to the magic of wine.

The intense fragrances of a fir forest in summer, with a dry forest floor dotted with myrtle, raspberries and strawberries.

A wine with an incredibly balanced structure, Mezzadro alla Fontana Amarone della Valpolicella Classico Riserva 2011 offers up fine, sophisticated aromas that bloom slowly in the nose of those who savour it slowly.


- A great legacy.

Previewed to wine critics and the most authoritative guides, it has already received some excellent reviews and scores: Decanter Gold 2021 – 96 points; Mundus Vini Summer Tasting Best of Show; Wine Hunter Award 2021 Gold; James Suckling – 92 points.

- Eclecticism and Harmony.

This Amarone Riserva is a masterful assembly of grapes with unique characteristics and is both the expression of the best soils in Valpolicella and the legacy of centuries of grape farmers who knew how to get the best out of vines and their fruit.

- Refreshing tradition.

Sustainability, methods and technology: ongoing research to keep taking the art of winemaking to new levels, with ever greater respect for the environment, the land and the people who live on it. Intelligent grape farming, Simonit & Sirch pruning and the courage to try new things are the keystones of our modern winemaking vision.

- Transparency is our nature.

The Farina Transparency project brings maximum transparency to our vineyards and ensures that every stage of production, from the vineyard to bottling, is accurately documented.

- Incredibly wine.

Choreographic assembly, a masterful symphony of aromas and flavours; a legacy brought back to light. Come and discover the world of Mezzadro alla Fontana.

Come and discover the world of Mezzadro alla Fontana

Elena e Claudio Farina

A face-to-face story with the creators who gave birth to ‘Mezzadro alla Fontana’.
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