98 Points Luca Maroni: No 3 OPERA is the result of a careful selection of grapes personally made by Gian Andrea Tinazzi from three Italian Regions deep, quite impenetrable color. Perfect with meats, roast and grilled, pot roast and important ripe cheese. Serving temperature 18/20°C in large glass; uncork a few hours before drinking.
96 Points Wine Decanter: Deep, quite impenetrable color. The fragrance reminds us of red berry fruits with an intensive spice due to the aging on oak. An the palate is powerful and mellow. It suits well to important red meat dishes and is fantastic also as conversation wine.
The production headquarters are based in Lazise, which is where the entire wine processing chain finds place; from the pressing to the fermentation, from the bottling to the marketing, administration and commercial offices.This is also where the Tinazzi Family welcomes visitors with different services such as ‘Wine Tourism’ and the possibility to visit the Wine cellars and directly purchase at the Wine Shop.… an ideal place dedicated to hospitality, wine knowledge, and to the cultivation of vines and olive trees, an ideal location for a Cooking Class and to experience the local Territory.The Country House is located in the middle of the Estate, surrounded by vineyards and olive trees. The building offers different areas that are separate but interconnected: consisting of living room, open space for cooking classes, open loft, portico terrace and garden.
A Night at the Opera
They tend to overrate everything, but this was a nice wine.
Heaven in a bottle!
Overall, a great bottle of red for 25 bucks. Very well balanced and a great blend of three grapes from Italy. Must try!