Red - Sweet/Dessert

N.V. Velenosi Visciole Marche IGT


  • Italy
  • Marche
  • Marche IGT
Drink by 2017 (Edit)
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Label borrowed from 2012
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Community Tasting Notes 6

  • tomoem wrote: 90 points

    February 9, 2019 - Latour Restaurant @ Crystal Springs Resort with CBCC wine group.

    Forth wine of the night. Big viscous and light cherry liquor. Mostly an after dinner drink with a light alcohol essence to it. Resembles a sweet port except made with cherries.

  • subir Likes this wine: 93 points

    August 18, 2018 - Ordered on a lark at a restaurant because I'd never heard of it. It was listed as vernaccia de serrapetrona secco, but that appears to be a different wine. In any case, I'm glad I was served this, because it is an absolute revelation. Deep purple color, cherry, raspberry, rosemary, sage on the nose. The herbal bouquet was captivating and in balance. Full bodied and dense. Tastes like a passito, but with none of the rough edges that are customary.

    This wine is a reminder that around every corner in Italy, a remarkable surprise awaits.

  • Mlermontov wrote:

    June 5, 2015 - Maison Kayser - The Brad Kane Experience; 6/2/2015-6/6/2015: A cherry "wine" from Marche. 30% of cherry blended into a red wine base. 89 points Galoni. I cannot rate this was so out of the blue! boysenberry spoon fruit. sweet ripe though not totally cloying. the table came up with "Dannon Yogurt fruit on the bottom" and "Chinese five spice". the finish had a savory/sweet note. Interesting. may be fun to try with chocolate.

  • RussK wrote: 93 points

    November 10, 2013 - Russk. A sensual pleasure for all palettes. Buy more.

  • Boardwalk wrote: 92 points

    December 25, 2011 - Served with cookies at Christmas. Wonderful treat, super cherry flavors. Not too sweet; will consume again. Something different.

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  • By Antonio Galloni
    Italy’s Finest Wine Values (Aug 2009) (link)

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage N.V.
  • Type Red - Sweet/Dessert
  • Producer Velenosi
  • Varietal Cherry
  • Designation Visciole
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country Italy
  • Region Marche
  • SubRegion n/a
  • Appellation Marche IGT

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  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 51 (54%)
  • Consumed 44 (46%)

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Topping w chocolates (home pops & Barts ic)

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