Corrado Dottori, the master of Verdicchio Castelli di Jesi, is handling his family’s vineyards in Cupramontana, Marche. Terre Silvate is pear, flowers and citrus fruit in the nose. Lovely acidity, round fruit (again pear), and a nice bitter finish that makes it a great food wine.
Region: Marche (Cupramontana?
Grapes: Verdicchio Castelli di Jesi
Vineyard: Organic practices. Clay and limestone soil.
Vinification: Spontanous fermentation, 20% of grapes with skin contact for a few days.
Aging: Some months in concrete.