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Il Sestante I Pianeti Valpolicella Ripasso 2011 Wine Review

Il Sestante I Pianeti Valpolicella Ripasso 2011

Il Sestante I Pianeti Valpolicella Ripasso 2011

D.O.C., Italy

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 9

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Price: $16.95

Drink: 2012-2015

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Il Sestante

Agent: Univins And Spirits Canada Inc.

Natalie's Score: 85/100

Dark cherry and some mocha on the nose. Full-bodied and smooth. Over-priced by $5, but it's quaffable, especially with pizza.

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This Il Sestante I Pianeti Valpolicella Ripasso 2011 was reviewed on September 12, 2013 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

John rated this wine as 95/100 with the following review:

excellent value. enjoyed with steak.
Bruce rated this wine as 95/100
Dan Trcka Wine Blogger rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

The 2011 Tommasi Il Sestante Ripasso Superiore has intense aromas of pine and slightly stewed black cherry and blackberry. It is a medium to full bodied, dry, fruity wine; with forward acidity, refined tannins (decant for 15-30 min) and a smooth finish of medium length. Drink with food or sip on its own; drink now – 2018. My impression: NICE, 88-89 pts. Tasted Nov/13.

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Marc Prud'homme rated this wine as 82/100 with the following review:

This dry mid-bodied Valpolicella 2012 was OK. I wasn't wowed by this bottle although it was still good. I'm a Valpolicella lover, this bottle didn't made it to my top 10. I'm suggesting to keep it in your cellar for couple of years and try it again. I'm scoring this bottle an 82 but hoping that it will improve in the cellar. I'll definitely will give this one another try.

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