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2019 Valtellina Superiore DOCG Sassella "Stella Retica", Lombardy, Italy

Clear, quite firm and deep, relatively fine nose of red berries and a little dried flowers with nutty and earthy hints as well as tobacco, tar and smoke. Tart, firm, quite polished fruit, nutty aromas, some cocoa, coffee beans and hints of pepper, a touch of cherries, smoky hints again, persistent on the palate, slightly waxy, fine, crumbly, yet quite present tannin, toasty traces, very good finish with ripe juice and spice.

Best to drink: Bis 2028+. What our ratings mean

Last reviewed: 14 June, 2023
Price: 35.00 € find+buy
Type: Rotwein(Red wine)
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content: 13.5%
Bottle closure: Synthetic
Maturing: large wood
Variety: Nebbiolo 100%
Registration number: AR-L22206

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