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Date Printed: 9/20/2014
Masi Modello delle Venezie Rosso 2010
Masi Modello delle Venezie Rosso 2010
(search item no. 118713)

PRICE ON 9/20/2014: $9.97

Winemaker's Notes:

Bright, deep, ruby red color. An attractive bouquet with characteristic ripe cherry aromas from the Corvina and delightful hints of spiciness. The wine is lively and fruity on the palate with well integrated plum and cherry tastes; good acidity and good length. Clean and dry aftertaste, and very easy to drink.

Versatile enough to go with many dishes. Perfect with soups, pasta and risottos. Very good both with simple and more substantial dishes based on red meat, or with fresh cheeses.

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About Masi:

Masi's production strategy aims to emphasize the personality of each single product, while maintaining a recognizable Venetian style. In 1958, Masi was in the forefront of the work to identify the historic "cru" vineyard sites for Amarone. In 1964, Campofiorin was the first in a new category of wines, reinventing the technique of double fermentation and continually updating it. Masi has also updated the style of Amarone, using new appassimento and vinification technologies.

Masi wines are modern, attractive, well-balanced and easily identifiable; characteristics which have earned Masi recognition for having "revolutionized the art of wine-making in the Venetian region." Hugh Johnson defines Masi as "a touchstone for Veronese wines."