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Cleto Chiarli

Vecchia Modena Lambrusco di Sorbara 2022

Vecchia Modena Lambrusco di Sorbara 2022

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PIZZA WINE. A bubbly red. 

I love lambrusco 1.) because its delicious 2.) because it reminds me of my favorite pizza place from my time living in DC. This is a lighter style than my beloved gragnano, but checks all the boxes. 


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Cleto Chiarli Vecchia Modena Lambrusco di Sorbara is a sparkling red that is perfect for those who love bright and refreshing wines. With its notes of wild strawberries, raspberries, and cherries, this wine is a delicious introduction to Lambrusco, a style of wine that is famous for its effervescence and versatility. Its light and fruity character makes it an excellent match for a variety of foods, including pizza, charcuterie, and pasta dishes, and it is a great wine to enjoy with friends on a warm summer day.

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Ian D'Agata, is Italian wine expert who in his book "Native Wine Grapes of Italy," describes Lambrusco di Sorbara as "a light, tangy, and lively red wine" that is "perfect for accompanying the food of Emilia-Romagna." He notes that Sorbara is the most highly regarded sub-variety of Lambrusco and produces wines that are lighter in color and body than other Lambrusco wines, with a delicate fruitiness and high acidity that make them an excellent match for the rich and savory cuisine of the region. Overall, D'Agata is a fan of Lambrusco di Sorbara and considers it to be one of Italy's most interesting and underrated wines.

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