Dal Forno Romano 2002 Vigneto di Monte Lodoletta (Amarone della Valpolicella)

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Winemaker Romano Dal Forno fearlessly confronted the soggy 2002 vintage with high extraction techniques and barrique aging (36 months). This is an inky, dense wine (more syrupy than it is vinous) with black currant, peppermill, chocolate fudge and big firm wood tannins. It is so monolithic, a viable food match is virtually impossible. As always, Dal Forno straddles a fine line between brilliance and exaggeration.

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  • Alcohol
    17%
  • Bottle Size
    750 ml
  • Category
    Red
  • Importer
    Vias Imports
  • Date Published
    10/1/2007
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