Wine made from a meticulous selection of grapes Verdicchio di Matelica from the best vineyards of the company which is the Vineyard Fogliano, from which it takes its name, and is produced only in the best vintages. Made from 100% grapes of Verdicchio Matelica this wine has a remarkable structure and is distinguished by its longevity. It has typical aromas along with a slightly bitter taste that reminds of almonds. It reaches its maximum expression after two years of ageing.
Appellation Verdicchio di Matelica DOC "Vigneto Fogliano"
Vineyard Extension 3 ha
Number of plants/hectare 3300
Average production for plants (Kg) 2,4/2,7
Blend Verdicchio 100%
Vineyard age (year of planting) 1978
Soil type Calcerous, clayey
Vinification and ageing Fermentation in vitrified cement vats under controlled temperature. Maturation in vitrified cement for at least 8 months. Refined in bottle for a minimum of 4 months
Colour Straw yellow
Flavour Great structure, intense, savoury, persistent.
Nose Intense, complex, fruity, flowery, chlorophyll note
Average no. bottles/year 6.600/13.500
AWARDS FOR Vintage 2016:
Gold Gilbert & Gaillard
Gold Vino Slow,
5 Grappoli Bibenda