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Sa'solin Terre Di Verona Valpolicella Ripasso 2012 Wine Review

Sa'solin Terre Di Verona Valpolicella Ripasso 2012

Sa'solin Terre Di Verona Valpolicella Ripasso 2012

D.O.C., Italy

Community Score: 4.4/5

Community Reviews: 10

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Price: $17.95

Drink: 2013-2017

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Sa'solin

Agent: Liberty Wines Inc.

Product: 650713

Natalie's Score: 88/100

Produced by Montezovo, this full-bodied red wine has a lovely bite plus rich, ripe blackberries and dark fruit. Just enough toasty oak. Fire up the grill!

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Jane Staples - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

A dark garnet red wine that showcases the Ripasso method of winemaking.
After careful grape selection and harvesting, the wine is poured onto the skins of the Amarone in January and left together with them for twenty days so it is able to acquire the distinctive aromas of dried fruit, ripe fruit and jam that will add body and character to the resulting product. A very aromatic rich wine, with aromas of ripe plums, stewed fruit, vanilla and a hint of almonds. A rich, jammy palate, fine sensuous mouthfeel and long, stewed fruit finish. Try it with game or roast duck and mushroom risotto.
14.5% D LCBo 650713 $17.95
Mary Anne van Gaal rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

This Vapolicella Ripasso from Northern Italy is full of rich, full bodied flavour. Aromas of plum and vanilla greet the nose. Smooth flavours of ripe fruit fill the palate. This would pair wonderfully with pizza or steak.
Douglas McMillan rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Aromas of tar, baking spices and stewed fruit and a touch of earthiness. A nice tartness and spiciness to the taste, with almost a Baco Noir aspect to the fruit. This is not an overly 'raisiny' Ripasso as many are. A nice wine for Pasta with tomato sauce.
Jennifer MacDonald rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Smoky, earthy, slight oak, and subtle notes of both ripe and dried plum. A bit of heat from the alcohol. Pair with tomato or mushroom dishes, maybe pizza!

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