Wine Marotti Campi, "Luzano", Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi DOC Classico Superiore, 2014
Reviews of purchase Marotti Campi, "Luzano", Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi DOC Classico Superiore, 2014
The wine is a deep straw-gold color.
Taste dry wine, with crisp minerality, hints of apricot, white grapefruit, yellow apple and pleasant aftertaste with nuances of almond.
A complex wine aroma reveals notes of daisies and other wildflowers, hints of almonds, acacia, white pepper and minerals.
The wine is great as an aperitif, as well as combined with roast pork, baked chicken, fish dishes, squash and zucchini.
Representatives Marotta house saying: "This is a family business, where each employee performs their duties professionally and carefully, whether working in the vineyard and the winery or sale of finished wines Each bottle of our wine produced embodies Italy, our passion for winemaking and dedication." .
At the moment the total area of farm Marotti Campi occupies 120 hectares. 52 hectares placed under vineyards, which are located on the slopes of the hills at an altitude of 180 meters above sea level. Soils - mixed, with a predominance of clay. Main cultivated local varieties of grapes - Lacrima and Verdicchio. Age of vines varies from 10 to 35 years. In 1999 he also started to produce wine from a small number of other varieties, such as Montepulciano, Petit Verdot and Cabernet Sauvignon, which are used for the production of IGT wines category. "Gouyot" method is used for red varieties used garter "Sordon spur", while for white varieties.
A special role is given to winery Marotta Campi ancient grapes - lacrima, has a characteristic aroma. Earlier this variety was cultivated only in the municipality of Morro d'Alba. According to legend, in 1167 Federico Barbarossa himself during his stay in Morro d'Alba Ancona siege period flatteringly about wine from this grape. In 1985, the vineyard with vines varieties Lacrima DOC status was granted in order to prevent the disappearance of this delicate variety that was grown only 7 hectares. The name of the class originates from the word "tear" - in the grape ripening period its delicate skin is broken, and the surface appear pale purple "tears". Due to the fact that lacrima variety was not cultivated by artificial means, the work of his vineyards is very complex and requires special attention and monitoring at all stages of cultivation and production of tender fruit wines.
Village Castelli di Jesi includes 14 villages, which are located in the hills of Jesi Valley. This picturesque place is rightfully takes pride of place in the Marche region. Pride oenologists Marche region - the ancient grape varieties Verdicchio. It serves as the most significant white varieties in Italy. Unusual versatility allows the use of Verdicchio variety, and for the production of light young or sparkling wines, and for the production of dessert wines, but also to create a sustained complex wines, which mature over the years. At the young age of the wine Verdicchio grapes do not have much aroma, but show a restrained rich aftertaste with a slight almond note.