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Allegrini Palazzo della Torre 2015

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Allegrini Palazzo della Torre 2015
$17.98

SKU 098709071155

750ml

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Appearing: Ruby red in colour with purple hues. Aroma: Delightful aroma of raisined grapes. Food Pairing: Easily pairs with various Italian dishes, above all risottos, especially those flavoured with saffron, porcini mushrooms and pork; classic dishes such as pasta with Amatriciana and Carbonara sauces, baked lasagna, gnocchi with gorgonzola cheese and walnuts; grilled meats and roasts.
Category Red Wine
Varietals
Region Italy, Veneto, Valpolicella
Brand Allegrini
Alcohol/vol 13.97%
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James SucklingA very spicy nose with dried blueberries, Christmas cake, blackberry pudding, tar, treacle tart, roasted herbs and balsamic. Full body, ripe and round tannins and a finish that shows real verve and life, thanks to a wave of refreshing acidity.

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Wine EnthusiastForest floor, mature plum, menthol and exotic spice aromas lift out of the glass. On the smooth, savory palate, fine-grained tannins wrap around dried cherry, prune and star anise. Drink through 2021.

Kerin O'Keefe, March 1, 2019
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Wine AdvocateHere is one of the best sellers from the Allegrini portfolio of wines. The 2015 Palazzo della Torre is a popular blend of 40% Corvina Veronese, 30% Corvinone, 25% Rondinella and 5% Sangiovese. A third of the fruit see appassimento for 90 days, and the rest is fermented as fresh grapes. The air-dried grapes are fermented in December, and the blend is made before the wine goes into neutral barrique for 15 months of aging. You get dried fruit aromas with tobacco and sweet spice. Production is large with 500,000 bottles released. 2019 - 2025.

Monica Larner, August 30, 2019