2012 Cà La Bionda Valpolicella Classico Superiore CasalVegri

Corvina Blend

  • Italy
  • Veneto
  • Valpolicella
  • Valpolicella Classico Superiore
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Community Tasting Notes 3

  • pgb67 wrote: 89 points

    January 28, 2017 - December '16 - January '17 Events: This is one of my favorite Valpolicellas and I try to pick it up across vintages – fresh and easy to drink, with tasty flavors of plum and dried fruits accented by interesting tapenade notes. But I’ve found other vintages to be a bit more forward – maybe give this another year or two for it to shine.

  • freggiani wrote: 88 points

    October 13, 2015 - Excellent example of Valpolicella Classico Superiore produced without resorting to the “ripasso” technique..To the nose it is an explosion of small berries with a hint of cherries.
    The mouth confirms those Impressions also revealing a full body.
    The 18 months spent aging in oak barrels give it a round and smooth palate.
    Good persistence and pleasant finish.
    To pair with first courses, risotto, light red meat or medium seasoned cheese.

  • woody57 Likes this wine: 91 points

    April 28, 2015 - This had more body than V's I've had in the past. The nose was vegetal but also smelled of a wheat field. The palate had an undertone of beef broth, less fruit than expected. The finish was somewhat vegetal and herbaceous. Very enjoyable. Looking forward to the Ripasso and Amarone I bought from the same producer.

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  • By Michael Godel
    8/14/2017 (link)

    (Ca' La Bionda Valpolicella Classico Superiore Doc Campo Casal Vegri red) Subscribe to see review text.

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2012
  • Type Red
  • Producer Cà La Bionda
  • Varietal Corvina Blend
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard CasalVegri
  • Country Italy
  • Region Veneto
  • SubRegion Valpolicella
  • Appellation Valpolicella Classico Superiore
  • UPC Code 8030562000424

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  • In Cellars 14 (21%)
  • Consumed 52 (79%)

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