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Masi Costasera Riserva Amarone Della Valpolicella Classico 2012

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There are 3 user submitted reviews for this wine.

Wineboy rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Very modern Amarone with loads of ripe, overripe black fruit. Unusually oaky for Amarone. with smoke and tobacco aromas easily matching the fruit.
Rachelle O'Connor rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

Sheer delight and elegance in the glass of this award winning Italian red yielding a silky smooth wine in typical Amarone style. Masi's unrivaled expertise in the Appassimento technique is used to give the grapes a long period of longer ripening on bamboo racks coupled with an aging period for the wine of at least three years in the finest wood casks. This wine is a traditional blend of Corvina, Rondinella and Molinara and a subtle addition of Oseleta (a grape variety discovered by Masi) - a most pleasing nose and palate of ripe dark fruit, tobacco, chocolate, licorice and coffee. Wonderfully balanced and complex. Tasted November 2017.
Carolyn Hetke rated this wine as 94/100 with the following review:

I was concerned drinking the 2012 might be a bit premature but this was a beautiful wine. Fresh and lively but well integrated. Rich, dark fruit on the nose and palate. Silky mouthfeel. Fine tannins and and a beautiful long finish. Paired with Aged Gouda, Robiolo Pineta and Piave cheeses. Tasted December 2017.

Natalie's Review

Masi Costasera Riserva Amarone Della Valpolicella Classico 2012, Veneto D.O.C.G., Italy: Lovely, rich and dark with toasty, smoky goodness. Black fruit and cigar box with some coffee notes. So delicious. Pair with prime rib. Drink: 2017-2026. 324137 15% D 750 mL  $69.95 Score: 95/100. November 7, 2018 Top Rated Red Wine. Glorious Game Wine  Full Review




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