One of the most popular wines in all of Italy, Valpolicella comes in several distinct styles. Hugh looks at a strong lineup from Cesari. Click the link to purchase Cellar Notes recommendations at Kenilworth Wine & Spirits.
Price key: $=less than $20 $$= $20-40 $$$=$40-60 $$$$=above $60
Quality key: * = decent wine ** = very good wine *** = superb wine ****= elite
VALUE = exceptional quality for the money
Cesari Valpolicella Classico ** $
The essential Valpo, dry, medium bodied, vibrant, café wine
Cesari Valpolicella Classico Ripasso **1/2 $ SUPER VALUE
Great depth and flavor interest, maintains medium body, lovely red
Cesari Valpolicella Classico Ripasso "Bosan" *** $$
Stunning single vineyard Valpo, re-fermented on Amarone grape skins
Cesari Amarone della Valpolicella Classico '12 375 ml. *** $$
Intense, velvety wine, with rich dried fruit flavors, enormous body
All of these wines can be purchased at Kenilworth Wine and Spirits.
Click on the bottle for direct ordering and home delivery.