Quintarelli IGT Veneto 'Alzero' 2004

A Cabernet Franc-driven wine made using the grape-drying technique (appassimento) of Amarone; aged in French barriques and simply colossal.
$1,0261.5L
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Cabernet Franc

In Bordeaux Franc is the eccentric middle child between #1 Son Cabernet Sauvignon and cute baby-of-the-family Merlot. In the Loire (Chinon & Bourgueil) it is proudly itself: savory earthy herbal.
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Veneto, Italy

Kind of the Steve 'Psycho' Lyons of Italian wine regions: a reliable utility player with a huge, diverse, consistent production (Valdobbiadene/Treviso Prosecco; Soave; Valpolicella).