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Remo Farina Amarone della Valpolicella Classico 2016 Wine Review

Remo Farina Amarone della Valpolicella Classico 2016

Remo Farina Amarone della Valpolicella Classico 2016

Veneto D.O.C.G., Italy

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 5

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Price: $42.95

Drink: 2019-2023

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Remo Farina

Agent: Majestic Wine Cellars

Natalie's Score: 93/100

A robust and full-bodied Amarone Della Valpolicella Classico made from Corvina, Corvinone, Rondinella, Molinara, Oseleta and Turchetta red wine grapes. Rich and weighty and elegant on the palate with dried fig, raisin, ripe strawberry, cake spice and savoury herb flavours on the palate. Pair with rich meat pasta and tomato sauce dishes.

Amarone della Valpolicella Classico food pairings: leg of lamb, cheese, venison stew, hearty lasagne.

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This Remo Farina Amarone della Valpolicella Classico 2016 was reviewed on November 7, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Jenny Ratcliffe-Wright CWM rated this wine as 93/100 with the following review:

A traditional style of Amarone with classic notes of dried fig and spiced Christmas cake. Lots of sweet juicy fruit on the palate with chocolate and boiled sweets. It is an easy style of Amarone to drink, not as full blown as some of them can be. The grapes are matured on straw drying racks for 4 months to concentrate them before they are made into wine. The wine is matured in Slovenian oak. Pair with a bitter dark chocolate tart. @wrightwineblog
Carolyn Hetke rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

The restrained nose here eventually opens to figs and spicy chocolate. Fairly bright fruit on the palate with a long finish that ends with chocolate notes ... just like a fine dinner. It is silky, smooth with tannins well in check. Enjoy with short ribs or boar ragu. Tasted October 2019. www.thewineloverskitchen.com
Linda Mertes WSET 2 rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

A medium-garnet Amarone with strawberry and prune aromas. Some spice and herbal flavours. There can be further aging with this wine. Pair with rich, Italian fare like lasagna and other cheesy pastas.
Remo Farina 2015 is a robust and full-bodied Amarone Della Valpolicella Classico from the Veneto wine region with a traditional red wine blend of Corvina, Rondinella and Molinaro grapes. Always a crowd-pleaser, this vintage is luxurious with black cherry, plum, smoke, chocolate and raisin, dried fruit flavours on the palate. Enjoy it now with a roast duck, - Community Wine Reviews

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