Masi Amarone della Valpolicella Classico Mazzano 2001 - The Spirit Haus
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Masi Amarone della Valpolicella Classico Mazzano 2001
SKU: 8723699040

Masi Amarone della Valpolicella Classico Mazzano 2001

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750ml
$159.99

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Here's a beautifully aged Amarone from an excellent vintage. Masi's Mazzano is a benchmark wine for Valpolicella thanks to its intriguing complexity of aromas: black cherry, dried fruit, porcini mushroom, dark chocolate, vanilla bean and dark resin like the kind you'd smell in an antique furniture shop. The wine has a slightly brownish hue and remarkable penetration.

Monica Larner, December 1, 2008
Wine Spectator
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Needs air to bring out the rich aromas of dried cherry, currant, spicy earth and fresh herbs. Full-bodied and very tight, with firm tannins coated by a solid core of fruit and mineral. The finish is chewy. Needs more time, but worth the wait. A very dry, muscular style. Best after 2009.

Jo Cooke, April 30, 2008