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Zenato Ripassa Valpolicella Ripasso Superiore

Wine Details

Vineyard

Zenato

Style

Red

Region

Italy

Wine Description

(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...

Expert Reviews
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  • Robert Parker
    (2011 Vintage) Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 12/23/2014
  • Robert Parker
    (2011 Vintage) Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 12/23/2014
  • Robert Parker
    (2011 Vintage) Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 12/23/2014
  • Robert Parker
    (2011 Vintage) Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 12/23/2014
  • Robert Parker
    (2011 Vintage) Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 12/23/2014