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Quintorelli Primofiore 2012 Wine Review

Quintorelli Primofiore 2012

Quintorelli Primofiore 2012

Veneto I.G.T, Italy

Community Score:94/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $66.95

Drink: 2016-2025

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Quintorelli

Agent: Prevedello and Mathews

Natalie's Score: 96/100

Superb craftsmanship in this benchmark Italian red wine. Complex and layered with aromas of cigar box, dark spice and earth. Mature beyond its years in a great way -- this wine is already rewarding us with tertiary aromas that we usually have to wait for many more years to develop: tanned leather, tobacco leaves and violets. Pair with juicy rack of lamb.

Food pairings: rack of lamb, stuffed breast of veal, vegetarian lasagna.

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This Quintorelli Primofiore 2012 was reviewed on November 12, 2016 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Monique Sosa - Accredited Sommelier rated this wine as 94/100 with the following review:

Incredible! This is such a worthy and enticing wine. Ripe red cherry, floral and sage dominate the nose. The Palate is tangy and mouthwatering. Flavours include cherry, sweet spice, and a touch of dried herbs. This wine is full-bodied with a long delicious finish. Enjoy pairing with braised veal shanks and polenta. Tasted Nov 2016 - @sommsosa | bespoketastings.ca
Matt Steeves - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 93/100 with the following review:

Medium ruby with a garnet hue, Quintarelli's Primofiore 2012 shows rustic balsamic notes, stewed and dried fruit, plum, and spice. Soft and inviting this is a very interesting and delicious wine from the land of Romeo and Juliet. Highly recommended and what a great Christmas gift for that special person in your life. Tasted November 2016. 93 points. Matt Steeves - www.quercusvino.ca
Quintorelli Primofiore (2012) is sourced from old vine grape vines and is a rich red wine blend of Corvina, Corvinone, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc. The wine is layered, complex, almost Amarone-like style. Drink now or cellar for a few more years for the wine to reach its mature potential. - Community Wine Reviews

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