Tenute Salvaterra 2009 Amarone della Valpolicella Classico
Enticing scents of exotic spice, baked plum and crushed blue flower float out of the glass. The round full-bodied palate delivers dried morello cherry, raspberry jam, star anise and a hint of pipe tobacco. Velvety tannins provide support and lend finesse. Kerin O’Keefe
Bottle Size750 ml
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