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VALPOLICELLA 2018 DOC
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer FARINA
Medium purple red colour. Slightly spicy, plummy, ripe red apple nose with some sandalwood notes. Dry, medium-light bodied, slightly spicy, lightish, ripe plum-cherry flavours with a crisp, unoaked finish. This blend of 45% Corvina, 25% Corvinone, 25% Rondinella and 5% Molinara has 13% alcohol and 7 g/L residual sugar with lot number L19.248 on the back label. A REPEAT of the 2018 (not presented) that was released on September 14, 2019 at $15.95. CSPC 492561
Type Red Wine
Agent Maj Win
Country Italy
Region Veneto
Rating **(87.5 points)
Tangy, Spicy, Ripe
LCBO Text Status A Vintage Assessments Explorer's Selection!
TASTING NOTE: The wines of Valpolicella are known for their intricate blends of local grape varieties, and this one doesn't disappoint. It brings together 45% Corvina, 25% Corvinone, 25% Rondinella and 5% Molinara. The result will be a wine with tantalizing balance, soft and caressing tannins, and tangy mixed berry and spice tones. A nice option, gently chilled, for grilled pizza or burgers. Price $ 14.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - January 11, 2020
Cases bought 480 (12 bottles per case)

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Score:  - NOT PRESENTED  * Very Basic   *+ OK   ** Good   **/**+ Very Good   **+ Excellent   *** Outstanding   ***+ Superb

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