The flavour is dry, harmonic, with pleasant austere understaste
Straw yellow with some green and golden reflects
Excellent wine from a particular zone with a unique production style.
The wine takes its name from the leader of a band of soldiers of fortune who led a series of violent raids all across the area near Ancona in the Marches. As the historian... MORE INFO
TCD Score: 90/100
90 points for one of the best wines available from Verdicchio grapes.
Cimarelli Luca Azienda Agricola
The Fonte della Luna, agricultural estate of the Cimarelli family, grower-prodicer, is situated in the township of Staffolo in Ancona Province (Marche Region); this is the southern part of the ODC production zone of Verdicchio dei castelli di Jesi DOC Classico. The word ''Classico'' is reserved for the smallest part of the zone, one with the longest tradition and highest reputation. The vineyards extend over 17,5 acres, one part located near the town itself at an altitude between 1250 and 1300 feet above sea level and used for the production of ''Fra Moriale'' selection. Another part situated in the coste sub-zone where the grapes for the verdicchio dei castelli di Jesi ''classico'' a Montepulcian-Sangiovese blend named ''Grizio'' are cultivated.
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