"Vigneto Fogliano" Verdicchio di Matelica D.O.C.

Wine made from a meticulous selection of grapes Verdicchio di Matelica from the best vineyards of the company which is named 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 during which gradually discovers his own qualities. It has typical aromas along with a typical slightly bitter taste that recalls almond. It reaches its maximum expression after two years of aging.

Appellation Verdicchio di Matelica DOC "Vigneto Fogliano"
Zone Matelica
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 Calcarous, clayey
Exposure Sud
Vinification and ageing Fermentation in vitrified cement vats under controlled temoerature. Maturation in vitrified cement for at least 8 months. Refined in bottle for a minimum of 4 months
Color Straw yellow
Flavour Great structure, intense, savory, persistent.
Nose Intense, complex, fruity, flowery, chlorophyll note
Average no. bottles/year 6.600/13.500
Recommended serving temperature (degrees ° C) 12°C
Alcohol 13,5-14,5% Vol.
Yield in grapes/hectare (Q.li) 80/90

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Main reviews / awards

Vintage 2016: Gold Gilbert&Gaillard, Vino Slow, 5 grappoli Bibenda
Vintage 2015: 3 bicchieri, Vino Slow, 5 grappoli Bibenda
Vintage 2013: 3 bicchieri, Vino Slow, Top 50 l'Espresso
Vintage 2011 : 90+ pts - Ian D'Agata
Vintage 2010:91 pts - Antonio Galloni, 3 bicchieri 2014, 91 pts - M.Larner

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