Red Wine | Red Blend
Zenato Ripassa Valpolicella Ripasso Superiore Red Blend Wine 2014 is closely connected to Valpolicella, Amarone's most outstanding wine. After pressing the dried grapes from which Amarone is made, the Valpolicella wine is passed over Amarone's still warm marc. A second alcoholic fermentation begins, which increases the alcoholic content, and the wine becomes richer in color and bouquet.
On the palate, Zenato Ripassa Valpolicella Superiore delivers fruity notes and elegant tannin with hints of chocolate and spice. It has played a highly significant role in the Zenato winery's evolution over the years. It represents one of the most notable wines of Zenato's oenological development.
Zenato Ripassa Valpolicella Superiore 2014 has a complex nose of dried fruit and licorice. This wine offers a rich aroma of blackberry jam, currant, chocolate, coffee, and tar that linger on the palate and is sustained by a round and structured body. It has bottled at 14% alcohol by volume. It is an excellent companion to game dishes, grilled meat and roasts, salami, and aged cheeses. It is best to serve at 16-18° C. Enjoy!