Zenato Amarone Della Valpolicella Classico 2004, Doc

Amarone Amarone
Veneto, Italy

$50.95 (413179)

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June 21, 2008

Critic Reviews (10)

Nancy Morgan
Nancy Morgan

A balanced, full-bodied, juicy red that doesn't taste as alcoholic as it is. Gorgeous dark red plums and berries....

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Megan Victor
Megan Victor

Intense deep purple colour. Complex, slightly juicy, plums, sandalwood-tinged, black cherry nose. Medium to...

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Wine Spectator
Wine Spectator

Displays crushed currant and grilled meat character. Full- to medium-bodied, with fine tannins and a tight, tasty...

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Vintages
Vintages

Displays crushed currant and grilled meat character. Full- to medium-bodied, with fine tannins and a tight, tasty...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Zenato's Amarone stands out in this release as the freshest, oakiest, most modern in style. It has loads of sweet...

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John Stewart
John Stewart

Zenato's Amarone stands out in this release as the freshest, oakiest, most modern in style. It has loads of sweet...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

Deep garnet colour. The nose is very ripe and soft with fairly complex, cranberry-cherry fruit and dried herbs. There...

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Winecurrent
Winecurrent

Amarone is made from grapes that are pressed after drying on straw mats, losing much of their water thereby...

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Ted Able
Ted Able

Ripe and full bodied with dark fruit, chocolate and leather stepping forward with a bit less vitality than the nose.

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Rod Phillips
Rod Phillips

The characteristic bitter note that gives Amarone its name is there on the back palate, a nice punctuation mark on...

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Community Reviews (2)

Tyler Philp
Tyler Philp

If you have a bottle of this in your cellar, now is the time. Amarone with perhaps a more new world twist. Ultra rich, viscous, port-like and lip-smacking good. This label was the favourite at North of 9's Amarone tasting. (northof9finewine, March 2011)

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Adam
Adam

Tasted October 2013. Dense, rich and sweet. Filled with stewed fruit, velvety chocolate and caramelized baking spices. Perhaps lakes some of the layered nuances of more refined examples, but it is utterly delicious nonetheless.

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