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Monte Del Frá Bardolino 2016 Wine Review

Monte Del Frá Bardolino 2016

Monte Del Frá Bardolino 2016

Veneto D.O.C., Italy

Community Score:88/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $15.95

Drink: 2018-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Monte Del Frá

Agent: Signature Wines & Spirits

Natalie's Score: 88/100

Lots of bright red berry fruit notes on the nose and palate of this mouth-watering Italian red wine -- just a great, drink-now wine. Bardolino is often nicknamed "baby Valpolicella," a nod to that appellation that is next to it. A terrific wine for the money, and a great one for holiday parties and potluck gatherings. It offers aromas and flavours of fleshy ripe cherries with full-bodied weight and mouth-watering juiciness. Finishes with some spice and black plum. Decant 1 hour. Try it with pepperoni pizza or enjoy on its own.

Bardolino food pairings: pizza meat, lasagne, rich tomato sauce and pasta.

Perfect Pasta and Tomato Sauce Wine

This Monte Del Frá Bardolino 2016 was reviewed on July 7, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Wineboy rated this wine as 87/100 with the following review:

big fruity style with some unexpected characteristics including hickory smoke and some tannin structure.
Monte Del Frá 2016 is great value Bardolino under $20 from the Veneto wine region. Lots of bright red berry fruit notes on the nose and palate of this mouth-watering Italian red wine -- just a great, drink-now wine. Bardolino is often nicknamed "baby Valpolicella," a nod to that appellation that is next to it. Tannins are soft, but there is great acidity on this full-bodied red made for food. Pair with a meaty stew with lots of rich tomato sauce. - Community Wine Reviews

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