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Corte Majoli Ripasso Superiore Valpolicella 2007 Wine Review

Corte Majoli Ripasso Superiore Valpolicella 2007

Corte Majoli Ripasso Superiore Valpolicella 2007

D.O.C., Veneto, Italy

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Price: $17.95

Drink: Now

Bottle size: 750 ml



 

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Corte Majoli

Product: 84061

Natalie's Score: 88/100

Vintages Wine Panel: Vanio Tezza represents a new generation of Veneto winemakers. While still in his 20s, he took over the family estate 10 years ago after the death of his father. Respecting the traditions required to make Ripasso, he also brings a modern flair to every wine the property produces. Check out the ripe plum, raspberry and cocoa aromas in this medium full-bodied, round, rich and fruity wine. My note: A solid, pleasant and robust wine with notes of black raspberries, mocha and dark spices. A casual quaffer to sip in front of the evening fire.

Valpolicella food pairings: braised beef.

This was reviewed January 22, 2011 by

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