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2013 Valtellina Superiore DOCG Riserva Sassella "Rocce Rosse", Lombardy, Italy

Firm and quite deep, nutty, very slightly dried-fleshy and tarry scent of red and a little black berries with a hint of cherries, fine herbal nuances, lavender-floral tones, some meat, capers and tobacco. Taut, tangy, ripe, still rather youthful fruit with present, crumbly-sandy tannins and bite, herbal and floral nuances, a hint of citrus zest, nutty hints, some tobacco and a touch of tar, also a little soy in the background, persistent, good depth, still gaining with air, firm, tart, rather mineral finish

Best to drink: 2022-2027+. What our ratings mean

Last reviewed: 21 June, 2021
Price: 60.00 € find+buy
Type: Rotwein(Red wine)
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 13%
Classification: Riserva
Bottle closure: Synthetic
Maturing: large wood
Variety: Nebbiolo 100%
Registration number: AR-L17254

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