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Zenato Corvina Blend Valpolicella Superiore Ripassa 2010

External Review by Great Wines Direct:

94 POINTS - Wine Enthusiast - 93 POINTS - Wine Spectator - 92 POINTS - James Suckling - Considered to be the king of the Veronese wines, this is a generous and pleasing award winning wine.The Zenato family estates lie on the shores of Lake garda and they continue to produce high quality wines which have gathered a plethera of outstanding awards.Produced in the Costalunga Estate, in the Classical area of Valpolicella, a land full of tradition and well known for its wine and food culture, after a careful manual selection, the grapes are left to rest in small boxes and then gently pressed to create a wine of undoubted quality with great complexity that gets better with ageGrapes: 80% Corvina, 10% Rondinella and 10% Oseleta and CroatinaRegion: Italy / Veneto / San BenedettoMaker: Alberto ZenatoNotes: It has a ruby red colour with deep, ethereal bouquet of tobacco and chocolate and smoky, dried fruit aromas. A rich, lingering and spicy palate with strong yet smooth and supple tannins. Serve: At 16-18c it is ideally served with Beef Wellington, demi-glaces, fegato alla veneziana, or grilled red meat. ABV: 16.5%

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External Reviews for Zenato Corvina Blend Valpolicella Superiore Ripassa

External Review
Source: Great Wines Direct
08/15/2016

94 POINTS - Wine Enthusiast - 93 POINTS - Wine Spectator - 92 POINTS - James Suckling - Considered to be the king of the Veronese wines, this is a generous and pleasing award winning wine.The Zenato family estates lie on the shores of Lake garda and they continue to produce high quality wines which have gathered a plethera of outstanding awards.Produced in the Costalunga Estate, in the Classical area of Valpolicella, a land full of tradition and well known for its wine and food culture, after a careful manual selection, the grapes are left to rest in small boxes and then gently pressed to create a wine of undoubted quality with great complexity that gets better with ageGrapes: 80% Corvina, 10% Rondinella and 10% Oseleta and CroatinaRegion: Italy / Veneto / San BenedettoMaker: Alberto ZenatoNotes: It has a ruby red colour with deep, ethereal bouquet of tobacco and chocolate and smoky, dried fruit aromas. A rich, lingering and spicy palate with strong yet smooth and supple tannins. Serve: At 16-18c it is ideally served with Beef Wellington, demi-glaces, fegato alla veneziana, or grilled red meat. ABV: 16.5%


External Review
Source: Great Wines Direct
08/15/2016

89 POINTS - Robert Parker - 86 POINTS - Wine Spectator - 86 POINTS - Wine Advocate - Rich, full-bodied and dry with a velvety finish.The Zenato family estates lie on the shores of Lake garda and they continue to produce high quality wines which have gathered a plethera of outstanding awardsGrapes: 80% Corvina Veronese, 10% Rondinella and 10% SangioveseRegion: Italy / Veneto / San BenedettoMaker: Alberto ZenatoNotes: The wine has a ruby red colour, a delicate bouquet reminiscent of cherries and wild berries. The wine is full-bodied and dry with a velvety finish. Serve: At 16-18c it is ideally served with white meats, pasta, salad and pizza.ABV: 13.5%


External Review
Source: The Wine Buyer
12/24/2014

Ruby-red in color tending toward garnet as the wine matures. Dry and robust on the palate with an excellent, velvety texture, this wine offers fleshy aromas of wild berries, currant, black cherry and spice, framed by intriguing hints of chocolate.



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