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The Le Marche region has a lot to offer to wine lovers. There are 5 DOCG wines and 16 DOC wines. From the prestigious and famous Verdicchio, to the Vernaccia di Serrapetrona, from the Offida Pecorino to the Offida Passerina. Also: Bianchello del Metauro, Colli Maceratesi, Colli Pesaresi, Esino, Falerio dei Colli Ascolani, I Terreni di Sanseverino, Lacrima di Morro d'Alba, Rosso Conero, Pergola, Rosso Piceno, San Ginesio Many of these wines are little known outside of Italy but visitors to the region have a pleasant surprise when they try the local wine produced by many small aziendas and cantinas.
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Anghelos, Tenuta De Angelis, among the best wines of the piceno area

Anghelos, Tenuta De Angelis, among the best wines of the piceno area | Wines and People | Scoop.it

Anghelos, from the Tenuta De Angelis, was one of the first wines produced in Offida, the heart of the Piceno grape-growing and wine-producing region.
The combination of the local red grapes, Montepuiciano and Sangiovese. with Cabernet Sauvignon provides the perfect balance between the classic and sophisticated.

  • BLEND OF GRAPES: Montepulciano 70%. Cabernet Sauvignon 25%. Sangiovese 5%
  • TERRAIN: Average textured soil. tending to clay between 200 and 35C) metres altitude in Offida.
  • VINIFICATION (Wine making process): Traditional with maceration of thesijdns for 15-20 days in steel silos.
  • REFINEMENT OF WINE: In wine barreis for 12- 15 months, then in bottles for approximately 9 months.
  • ORGANOLEPIIC CHARACTERISTICS: Rich, intense colour, tending to mauvish, full-body flavours ranging from black cherry and black currant with a hint of spice.
  • GASTRONOMIC COMBINATIONS: Perfect with red meat and game, fresh pasta and macaroni, to be served at a temperature below 18°.
  • ALCOHOLIC CONTENT: 14°
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The wines of the Piceno Area in Southern Le Marche - The Telegram

The wines of the Piceno Area in Southern Le Marche - The Telegram | Wines and People | Scoop.it

Steve Delaney presents you the magnificent wines of the Piceno Area in Southern Le Marche... <<There is quite a difference between tasting a wine at home and tasting a wine in its native region — in the very winery where it was produced....>>

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