Corte Giara Ripasso Valpolicella Superiore 2008, Doc

Ripasso Ripasso
Veneto, Italy

$16.95 (83964)

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The popularity of Ripasso wines has soared over the past decade, and for good reason. Rich aromas of black plum, raspberry, and strawberry join with earthy notes of tar and licorice. The flavours echo the aromas, repeating on the palate through a dry, flavourful finish. A delicious and perfect complement for the rich gravy, stuffing and cranberry sauce flavours that accompany a traditional Thanksgiving feast. (VINTAGES panel, Feb. 2010)
86 pts
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October 02, 2010

Critic Reviews (2)

John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Here's a fine example of entry-level Valpolicella: clean, open, fruity, balanced, juicy and fruity. Nicely made....

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

Allegrini is one of the modern stars of NE Italy, but this fails to impress. It has a soapy perfumed florality...

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