Allegrini 1998 "Palazzo della Torre" Veronese ($19.99)
Inky blackish-purple, opaqe. Ripe black-cherry and dark chocolate aromas and flavors, juicy and concentrated fruit and sweet oak, good acid balance. Very appealing, a crowd-pleaser, but thoroughly "international" in style. US Importer: Winebow Inc., NYC (May 4, 2002)

FOOD MATCH: The wine's abundant fruit makes it a very good partner with a fresh morel ragout over spaghetti.



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