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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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Italian Indigenous Varieties: Maceratino Bianco

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This week's grape variety is Maceratino bianco from Le Marche, an incredible region that has been hard hit by the recent earthquakes in Central Italy. This variety grows in the provinces of Macerata, Ancona and Ascoli Piceno and can be used in Bianco Piceno and Bianco dei Colli Maceratesi. The grape variety is thought to…
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Fontezoppa Winery, Civitanova Marche

The movie talks about the history, the territory and the magic of a wonderful land, Le Marche, where the winery Fontezoppa operates with some of the vineyards in Civitanova and others in Serrapetrona. The vines are Sangiovese, Merlot, Cabernet and Lacrima, Maceratino, Incrocio Bruni and Pecorino.

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Castru Vecchiu 2012, Colli Maceratesi Ribona Doc

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The Saputi famly have been working their five hectares of hillside vineyards since 1984. They produce 8,000 bottles a year of Castru Vecchiu, a white made in steel vats with only Ribona/Maceratino grapes.
It has a bright, straw-yellow color and an intense aroma with scents of peach and apple, acacia and lily of the valley, aromatic herbs and walnut husk. The mouthfeel is agile, warn, soft, fresh and mineral in the finish.

6.5 euros

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