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Amarone della Valpolicella Classico 2016 DOCG
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer Biscardo
Very intense deep violet-garnet red colour. Intense, complex, extremely ripe, plummy, candied cherry nose with some faintly smoky, chestnut creme, maple syrup notes. Off dry, medium-full bodied, rich, leathery, intense, bright, black-cherry-tinged, Damson plum jam flavours with a lingering, complex, almost Porty finish. This old school traditional blend of dried Corvina, Molinara and Rondinella grapes has 15.5% alcohol and 9 g/L residual sugar with lot number L22085 on the lower part of the glass bottle. Great with robust stews, tomato-based dishes and cheese. CSPC 14002
Type Red Table Wine
Agent Maj Win
Country Italy
Region Veneto
Rating ***(91 points)
Spicy, Rich, Off Dry, Black Cherry
LCBO Text Status A Vintage Assessments Explorer's Selection!
TASTING NOTE: Dense balsamic, leathery, sweet and sour old school Amarone. Complex with great flavours and pristine finish. Score - 90 (International Wine Challenge, 2021) Price $ 43.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - September 10, 2022
Cases bought 300 (6 bottles per case)

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