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Umani Ronchi “Cumaro” Conero Riserva DOCG (2008)

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It’s rare to see red wine from the Italian region of Marche in the UK and so the opportunity to sample this maturing Umani Ronchi “Cumaro” (which is bottled under the Conero Roserva DOCG) is a rare treat. Composed of 100% Montepulciano grapes that were harvested from a maritime influenced vineyard with notably calcareous soils, this 2008 “Cumaro” Conero Riserva was fermented in stainless steel tanks ahead of just over a year of maturation in oak barriques. 
An intense ruby colour in the glass (with a few more rustic hints denoting this wine’s advancing age), this 2008 “Cumaro” Conero Riserva from Umani Ronchi offers a powerful bouquet of dark cherry and plum aromas, with  [...] 
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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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