Tenuta Santa Maria alla Pieve

Valpolicella Ripasso Superiore Corvina Blend

9.112 ratings
9.31 pro ratings
Valpolicella, Verona, Veneto, Italy
Corvina Blend
Tomato-Based, Asian Cuisine, Mushrooms, Pork, Fish, Salads & Greens
Top Notes For
Al Shikoh

* appearance: medium ruby with bricking at rim
* aromas: dried cherries, leather, herbs
* palate: soft, rich, fruity, black cherry, licorice
* structure: medium body, medium+ acid, velvety tannins, 14% alcohol
* finish: medium length
* winemaking: blend of indigenous Veronese varieties including 75% Corvina/10% Rondinella/15% Corvinone, made from second pressing of the lightly pressed fruit used in the Bertani Amarone, aged 18 months in traditional large oak barrels
* pairing: stromboli
* cost: $29

* appearance: medium ruby with bricking at rim
* aromas: dried cherries, leather, herbs
* palate: soft, rich, fruity, black cherry, licorice
* structure: medium body, medium+ acid, velvety tannins, 14% alcohol
* finish: medium length
* winemaking: blend of indigenous Veronese varieties including 75% Corvina/10% Rondinella/15% Corvinone, made from second pressing of the lightly pressed fruit used in the Bertani Amarone, aged 18 months in traditional large oak barrels
* pairing: stromboli
* cost: $29

May 30th, 2018
Carter Pelham

Rich and concentrated with barely enough acid for balance

Rich and concentrated with barely enough acid for balance

Nov 19th, 2019
Paul B.

Raisins, licorice, and dark fruit. Had hype coming in but I didn’t love this. I could just need a break from Ripasso. Went well enough with beef stew in winter.

Raisins, licorice, and dark fruit. Had hype coming in but I didn’t love this. I could just need a break from Ripasso. Went well enough with beef stew in winter.

Feb 8th, 2019
Greg Payton

Rich and spicy with intense flavor.

Rich and spicy with intense flavor.

Jul 8th, 2018
Juan Servitje

Juan had this 3 months ago

Juan had this 3 months ago

Aug 12th, 2019
Steve Hahn

Steve had this 4 months ago

Steve had this 4 months ago

Jul 22nd, 2019
Carolina Velaz

Carolina had this 8 months ago

Carolina had this 8 months ago

Mar 12th, 2019
Alex Lanuza

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Dec 28th, 2018
Emili Coll

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Sep 7th, 2018
Patricia Petroccione

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Patricia had this 2 years ago

Apr 22nd, 2018