Gran Pas­sione Rosso del Veneto, Italy — €13.95

Irish Examiner - Weekend - - Food -

Stock­ists: JJ O’Driscoll, Kar­wigs Cork, Mol­loys Dublin.

The first of two love-themed wines for the week that is in it. Made with par­tially dried corv­ina and mer­lot grapes (the for­mer be­ing the premium grape in Valpo­li­cella and Amarone). Bright and fruity with aro­mas of black cher­ries and plums this has solid fruit flavours with con­cen­trated berry fruits on the palate and a pleas­ing lin­ger­ing tart­ness.

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