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Michele Castellani Cinque Stelle Amarone Valpolicella Classico 2012

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Jon Steeves rated this wine as 95/100 with the following review:

What a gorgeously rich, ripe and plump Amarone. Big-bodied with voluptuous flavour. Dry. Stewed berries, prune, fig, baking spice. Complex, well structured, medium plus acidity, medium tannins and medium fruit. Paired well with braised beef and sous-vide root vegetables. Tasted 2012 vintage in Sept 2017. 95 points. Exceptional value. BespokeTastings




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Michele Castellani Cinque Stelle Amarone Valpolicella Classico 2012, Veneto D.O.C., Italy: Black fruit, tar, and mocha dipped graphite. This wine is huge. Full-bodied and delicious Italian red wine from the Veneto region. Lovers of Amarone will love this bottling as it offers a full-palate-flavour of fleshy black cherries and blackberries. There's also some dried herbs and dark spices on the finish. Powerfully crafted for pleasure. Match it with a New York steak. Drink: 2016-2025. 75127 15.50% XD 750 mL  $56.95 Score: 94/100. November 12, 2016 Top Rated Red Wine. Best Beef Wine  Full Review

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