2008 Belisario "Cambrugiano" Verdicchio di Matelica Riserva

SKU #1071052 Wine Spectator

 Aromas of dried pineapple and honey follow through to a full body, with lots of ripe fruit and a long, fruity finish. A lively wine. Drink now. (Web-2010)

K&L Notes

This was the first Verdicchio wine to enter the Riserva designation, back in 1988. It is aged in a combination of steel and oak barrels for one year, with an additional year of bottle age. One taste and it's all there: the hills of Italy's Marche region, the Medditerranean sun, white flowers, a hint of vanilla and pusuasive, savory character on the palate, with absolute harmony between acidity and fruit.

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Staff Image By: Sarah Covey | K&L Staff Member | Review Date: 11/4/2011 | Send Email
Soft floral notes, fresh mandarin citrus on the palate, I found myself salivating and reaching for more of this Italian Verdiccio immediately. Refreshing, luscious and delicious. This former club wine will be the featured white on my Thanksgiving table!

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Alcohol Content (%): 13