(From 2006 Vintage) Deep ruby-red in color with a complex nose of dried fruit and licorice, Ripassa represents one of the most important milestones in Zenato’s history. The wine offers rich aromas of blackberry jam, currant, chocolate, coffee and tar that linger on the palate and are sustained by a round and structured body. Recommended with grilled meat dishes, Ripassa is excellent with rabbit casserole. A blend of 80% Corvina, 10% Rondinella, and 10% Sangiovese. As soon as the dried grapes for the Amarone are fe...
Wine AdvocateRating: 88/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 144 on Dec-02
Wine EnthusiastRating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast