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Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi (Italy)

Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi Riserva DOCG is a white wine from Marche in sentral Italy.

It is made from 100% Verdicchio grapes.

Typical Flavors


Lime
Lime
Apple
Apple
Peach
Peach
Passion
Passion

Herbs
Herbs
Currant
Currant
Grass
Gras
Pepper
Pepper

Oak Added Flavors

Vanilla
Vanilla
Butter
Butter
Toast
Toast
Coconut
Coconut

Multidimensional taste of Citrus, Yellow Apple, Herbs, and Minerals.

Profile

Nice Body and balanced Acidity. Good length. Mineral finish.

SUGARDry
BODYMedium
FRUITMedium
ACIDITYLow
Serving temperature:
8-10°C (46-50°F)
Oaked: 10-12°C (50-54°F)

Food Pairing


Salads
Salads
Antipasti
Tapas
Seafood
Seafood
Ham
Carcuterie

Fish
Fish
Chicken
Chicken
Pork
Pork
Veal
Veal

Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi is very food friendly.

Italian. Spanish. International. Asian. Mexican. Vegetarian.

Pairing Suggestions

Excellent Pairing:
Charcuterie. Almonds.
Serrano Ham. Salami.
Rich Seafood. Lobster.
Grilled Tuna and Salmon.
Poultry in Creamy Sauce.
Grilled Pork and Veal.
Grilled Veggies. Mushroom.

Cheese:
Strong Cheeses.

Spanish Specialities:
Spanish Salt Cod (Bacalao). Paella with Rice.
Tortilla with Eggs.

If You Like Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi

You May Also Like:

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Chardonnay (France)
Garnacha Blanca (Spain)
Grenache Blanche (France)
Marsanne (France)
Pinot Blanc (France)
Rioja White Oaked (Spain)
Rosazzo (Italy)
Roussanne (France)
Sémillon (France)
Trajadura (Portugal)
Treixadura (Spain)
Viognier (France)

The Ideal Glass

The Montrachet glass is perfect for full-bodied white wines such as:

The wide bowl steers the wine to the sensitive parts of the tongue, ensuring that the acidity creates a harmonious balance with the sweet aromas of aged wines.

The wide bowl allows the full bouquet of aromas to develop, and minimise the risk for it to be over-concentrated.

About Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi

Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi is one of Italy's greatest white wines.

There are two Verdicchio Riserva DOCGs in Marche in sentral Italy:
  • Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi Riserva DOCG
  • Verdicchio di Matelica Riserva DOCG

The minimum aging period for Castelli di Jesi Verdicchio Riserva DOCG is 18 months, with minimum 6 months in the bottle.

The minimum aging period for Verdicchio di Matelica Riserva DOCG (2010) is 18 months.

Marche

Marche is located on the Adriatic coast. The Capital is Ancona.

Alcohol can be addictive. Drink in moderation.

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