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Villa Girardi Bure Alto Ripasso Valpolicella Classico 2016 Wine Review

Villa Girardi Bure Alto Ripasso Valpolicella Classico 2016

Villa Girardi Bure Alto Ripasso Valpolicella Classico 2016

Veneto D.O.C., Italy

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2019-2030

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Villa Girardi

Agent: Liberty Wines Inc.

Natalie's Score: 90/100

A delicious vibrant Ripasso Valpolicella Classico Superiore with juicy red berry, dark cherry, dried flowers, savoury herb and dark chocolate flavours on the palate. Tannins are firm and chewy so the wine could easily age in cellar for a three more years to mellow and show its best. But it is satisfyingly delicious now. Decant for two hours and pair with a prime rib roast

Ripasso Valpolicella Classico food pairings: veal tenderloin, rich tomato sauce and pasta, roast rabbit.

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This Villa Girardi Bure Alto Ripasso Valpolicella Classico 2016 was reviewed on August 16, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Villa Girardi Bure Alto 2016 Ripasso Valpolicella Classico Superiore from the Veneto wine region and great value under $20. Dark red in the glass, fragrant on the nose with dark plum, cherry, wild herb, cedar spice aromas. Full-bodied and juicy with fleshy blackberry, dark cherry, savoury herbs, sweet spice flavours. Tannins are firm Great acidity for a meaty lasagne. Villa Girardi was founded and is run by Franco Tommasi. - Community Wine Reviews

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