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Storia Antica Superiore Valpolicella Ripasso 2017 Wine Review

Storia Antica Superiore Valpolicella Ripasso 2017

Storia Antica Superiore Valpolicella Ripasso 2017

Veneto D.O.C., Italy

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $17.95

Drink: 2019-2025

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Storia

Agent: Majestic Wine Cellars

Natalie's Score: 91/100

A juicy, savoury and well-priced Ripasso Valpolicella Superiore from the Veneto wine region. Full-bodied with rich dark fruit, smoky and toasty oak spice flavours on the palate from oak ageing. Well-structured and balanced with supple tannins. "Storia antica" translates to "ancient history," and in recognition of the old world wine style of drying grapes prior to fermentation.

Valpolicella Ripasso food pairings: grilled steaks, slow-cooked beef, osso Bucco.

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This Storia Antica Superiore Valpolicella Ripasso 2017 was reviewed on January 8, 2020 by Natalie MacLean

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Storia Antico 2017 is a value-priced Valpolicella Ripasso under $18 from the Veneto wine region. Savoury, dark and delicious with rich dark fruit, smoky and toasty on the palate from oak ageing. Well-structured and balanced with supple tannins, this is a comfort wine and a perfect pairing to slow-braised beef ribs. "Storia antica" translates to "ancient history." - Community Wine Reviews

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