Michele Castellani Cinque Stelle Amarone Della Valpolicella Classico 2016, Collezione Ca' Del Pipa, Docg

Amarone Amarone
Veneto, Italy

$53.95 (75127)

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October 16, 2021

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David Lawrason
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David Lawrason

From an excellent vintage, this is archtypical very generous Amarone that opens with very fragrant, complex and...

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todd10
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When I first opened this wine, I was getting notes of dark fruit. Not just notes, but like my glass was filled with beautifully ripe fruit. I enjoyed how these aromas evolved throughout the evening to notes of oak, vanilla and toffee.
The taste of this wine blew me away. It was a perfectly balanced wine. At first, I tasted cherry. Then I thought...cherry cola. This may sound like an odd description but it worked. I loved it. Later I was getting more oak. The finish had a perfect heat on it.
I am sad this was my only bottle.
Tasted January 2022

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