Verdicchio di Castelli di Jesi Classico Superiore, Cima Signoria, DOC, Zaccagnini, 2018, 75cl
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Verdicchio di Castelli di Jesi Classico Superiore, Cima Signoria, DOC, Zaccagnini, 2018, 75cl

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About

On the opposite coast to Tuscany lies the less well known, but no less beautiful, region of Marche. This is where you will find the family run Zaccagnini winery, established by two brothers. Playing to their strengths, they have focused on the local grape Verdicchio, and the results are spectacular. Their range of three Verdicchios are as distinctive and individual as you could wish for, with each wine having its own personality and textural signature. All of them benchmark examples of this lesser known region on the East coast. Viticulture- The Salmàgina vineyards extend for 42 hectares in the municipality of Staffolo, in Ancona, at around 500 metres above the sea level. The climate and the soils, (rich of saline) combined with the work of the Zaccagnini family, allowed to obtain high quality and distinctive wines. 25ha are classified as Verdicchio Doc "Classico", whilst 5ha is classified as IGT for experimental grapes such as Pinot Bianco, Pinot Nero, Chardonnay and Cabernet. They also farm around 17ha of Olive groves most of which is organically cultivated. Winemaking- Manual harvest with a strict grape selection. Soft pressing of whole grapes. 3 to 4 week low temperature fermentation. Refined on the lees. No aok treatment.

Style and Values

  • Style:   Still
  • Closure:   Natural Cork
  • ABV:   13.5%
  • Country:   Italy
  • Vint:   2018
  • Food Match :   This works really well with pasta and risotto dishes.   Seafood, fish and with white meats.
  • Tasting Notes:  

    Intense straw yellow with greenish hues. Elegant acacia and field flower aromas. Gentle, soft and intense on the palate with a long finish.

  • Grape Types:   Verdicchio
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