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Amarone della Valpolicella Classico Riserva Le Balze 2005, Novaia (Italy)

Amarone della Valpolicella Classico Riserva Le Balze 2005

Novaia (Italy)

Valpolicella (Veneto)
Corvina, Corvinone, Rondinella, Oseleta
Red Wine Red Wine Score: Wine That Excels in Its Category

Valpolicella (Veneto) Amarone della Valpolicella Classico Riserva Le Balze shows a deep ruby red color and nuances of garnet red, little transparency. The nose reveals intense, clean, pleasing, refined and elegant aromas which start with hints of blackberry, plum and dried violet followed by aromas of black cherry jam, blueberry, vanilla, tobacco, chocolate, cinnamon, mace, anise and menthol. The mouth has good correspondence to the nose, a tannic attack and however balanced by alcohol, full body, intense flavors, pleasing roundness. The finish is persistent with flavors of blackberry, plum and black cherry jam. Amarone della Valpolicella Classico Riserva Le Balze ages for 36 months in barrique followed by 12 months of aging in bottle.

Alcohol: 16%

Game, Roasted meat, Braised and stewed meat, Hard cheese

Suggested glass Full Bodied and Very Mature Red Wines 18 °C
(64 °F)
(Full Bodied and Very Mature Red Wines)

January 2012


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