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Cerasuolo di Vittoria Classico 2012, Valle dell'Acate (Italy)

Cerasuolo di Vittoria Classico 2012

Valle dell'Acate (Italy)

Cerasuolo di Vittoria (Sicily)
Nero d'Avola (60%), Frappato (40%)
Red Wine Red Wine Score:

Cerasuolo di Vittoria (Sicily)
Brilliant ruby red and nuances of ruby red, moderate transparency.

Intense, clean and pleasing, starts with hints of blackberry, plum and black cherry followed by aromas of violet, raspberry, blueberry, carob, tobacco and vanilla.

Properly tannic attack and however balanced by alcohol, good body, intense flavors, pleasing crispness.

Persistent finish with flavors of blackberry, plum and raspberry.

12 months in cask, 9 months in bottle.

Alcohol: 13.5%

Roasted meat, Stuffed pasta with meat, Stewed meat with mushrooms

Suggested glass Bodied or Mature Red Wines 18 °C
(64 °F)
(Bodied or Mature Red Wines)

September 2015

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08/04/2004 07:16:28
Score:  11/18/2015 12:11:10
Lovely wine with hints of raspberry, blackberry and cherry, absolutely perfect with barbecue.

Place of Tasting: San Francisco
Price: $ 20.00

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