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Masi Amarone della Valpolicella Classico Costasera 2007

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Masi Amarone della Valpolicella Classico Costasera 2007
$66.99

SKU 1513201007

750ml

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Deep opaque red with violet tinged edges. Rich, powerful bouquet with aromas of baked fruit, cooked with herbs and spices. The alcohol content plays its usual role in cutting the sweetness on the palate. Cherry fruit preserve and cinnamon are the major components in a long-lasting and attractive finish. Amarone is a full-bodied wine for grilled or roasted red meats, game, and strong tasty cheeses, such as parmesan. Generally considered a wine for meditation, it is a great after-dinner wine.
Category Red Wine
Varietals
Region Italy, Veneto, Amarone della Valpolicella
Brand Masi
Alcohol/vol 14.72%
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Wine SpectatorA juicy Amarone that partners a silky texture with supple tannins, delivering dark flavors of brambly berry fruit and ripe black cherry, layered with smoke, vanilla, anise and clove. There's seamless integration, with a long finish that echoes the pure fruit flavor. Drink now through 2030. 6,000 cases imported.

Alison Napjus, October 31, 2011
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Wine EnthusiastCostasera is a dark, brooding wine that boasts a dark side, aromatically speaking, in the form of Indian spice, clove, cola, cured meat, bresaola, blackberry and currant. The mouthfeel is dense, chewy and very, very opulent.

Monica Larner, December 1, 2011