Cellar and farm house, medieval charm in the heart of historical Valpolicella

Our

WINES

  • PHOTO FOR SHOP
    Amaroni della Valpolicella Classica DOP
    Vinitaly 5StarWines 2021 Winners
    Bottle capacity: 750 ml  114,00
    BOTTLE FOR SHOP
    Amaroni della Valpolicella Classica DOP
    Complete Collection Corteforte 2021
    Bottle capacity: 750 ml  272,00
    bottle for shop
    Valpolicella Ripasso Classico Superiore DOP – BIO
    "Podere Bertarole"
    Bottle capacity: 750 ml  14,00
  • bottle for shop
    Valpolicella Ripasso Classico Superiore DOP
    "Podere Bertarole"
    Bottle capacity: 750 ml  13,00
    Rosso Veronese IGT
    "Concentus"
    Bottle capacity: 750 ml  15,00
    Rosso Veronese IGT
    "Rubro"
    Bottle capacity: 750 ml  11,00
    Amarone della Valpolicella Classico DOP
    "Terre di San Zeno"
    Bottle capacity: 750 ml  31,00
  • Amarone della Valpolicella Classico DOP
    "Vigneti di Osan"
    Bottle capacity: 750 ml  46,00
    Amarone della Valpolicella Classico DOP
    “Riserva”
    Bottle capacity: 750 ml  48,00

WINERY

Winery

Corteforte was built at the beginning of the 15th century, in a strategic point of the valley of Fumane, in a district of the town denominated Osan. Originally the fortification was made of four lateral towers, connected by high stone walls and proved to be an important defense against North Barbarian invasions. As the sights and sounds of battle long faded into history, time and extensive reconstruction have softened the

Read more

NEWS

  • The excellence of Corteforte Amarone awarded in Canada

    The excellence of Corteforte Amarone awarded in Canada

    Our Amarone Amarone XXX anni in due secoli (30 years in two centuries) 2013 and Riserva 2011 obtained the gold medal in the competition Sélections Mondiales des Vins Canada, one of the most esteemed international wine competitions in the world and the largest in North America. The 2020 edition was

    Read more
  • FARMHOUSE WINTER CLOSURE – OPEN CELLAR

    FARMHOUSE WINTER CLOSURE – OPEN CELLAR

    Corteforte farmhouse will close for the winter season, from  November to March. Our staff is still available for bookings for the new year. The cellar, on the other hand, is open at the usual times: 9:00 - 12:00 / 14:00 - 18:00

    Read more
  • 5StarWines – Vinitaly 2020 International Competition

    5StarWines – Vinitaly 2020 International Competition

    Corteforte has achieved  3 5StarWines awards in the Vinitaly 2020 international competition, with the following scores:
    •Amarone Classico Riserva 2011 - 96 points (the Amarone that obtained the highest score)
    •Amarone Classico Voxius 201493 points
    •Amarone Classico Terre di San Zeno 2013 - 91 points
    5StarWines - the Book 2021 is the annual selection of wines organized

    Read more
  • Bibenda 5 Grapes 2020

    Bibenda 5 Grapes 2020

    Our Amarone della Valpolicella Classico Vigneti di Osan 2012 received the prestigious 5 Bibenda 2020 grapes, yet another recognition of the excellence of Corteforte production. Bibenda is the project of the Italian Sommelier Foundation which awards the best Italian wines in 2019 on a sample of 27,000 tastings. The evaluation method adopted provides that

    Read more
  • Alexander Hofer visit

    Alexander Hofer visit

    On 5 August, Dr. Alexander Hofer, a renown manager in the field of oenology, wine expert and author of the text "Wines of Italy" visited us. At the moment Alexander is preparing two books on Valpolicella and in particular on local wines, mainly intended for the

    Read more
  • Valpolicella Classico Ripasso DOP “Podere Bertarole” BIO

    Valpolicella Classico Ripasso DOP “Podere Bertarole” BIO

    Our first Valpolicella Classico Ripasso DOP "Podere Bertarole" BIO is available. It arises from the increasing demand of consumers for organic certified agricultural products and maintains the very high quality that has always distinguished Corteforte production. We adopt the "Reduce, Retrench, Respect (RRR)" certification protocol, wanted by the Consortium for the

    Read more