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Tomassi Arele Parziale Appassimento 2011 Wine Review

Tomassi Arele Parziale Appassimento 2011

Tomassi Arele Parziale Appassimento 2011

I.G.T., Veronese, Italy

Community Score: 4.5/5

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $17.95

Drink: 2013-2016

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Tomassi

Agent: Tandem Selections Inc.

Product: 224188

Product: 203539

Product: 11770836

Natalie's Score: 90/100

Love the black pepper juiciness of this red! Fleshy black cherries with some tart blackberries mingled in. Absolutely delicious! The grapes for this wine dried for a month, in the traditional method. This gives incredible intensity and depth to the wine. The traditional Corvina and Oseleta grapes are used in the blend. A balancing acidity is perfect and makes this robust red even more versatile with a variety of hearty meat dishes.

Food pairings: pasta, light meat dishes, light or hard cheese, game.

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This was reviewed October 12, 2013 by

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A blend of Corvina, Rondinella, Oseleta and Merlot, the Arele is named for the traditional wooden trays that were used to partially dry grapes selected to make appassimento wines. An aromatic nose of cherry and red fruits, with tar, leather, nettle, dried leaf and plum adding depth. Delicious, complex and long. Source: Vintages Wine Panel, Feb. 2013

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