Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi 'Pignocco' Santa Barbara 2021

The Verdicchio dei Castelli of Jesi "Pignocco" of Santa Barbara is a fragrant white wine from the province of Ancona that bears the signature of Stefano Antonucci, a dynamic and talented winemaker from the Marche region. It appears to the eye with a greenish yellow color and expresses on the nose intense and frank notes of hawthorn, hay and ripe yellow peaches, framed by intriguing details of fresh almonds

8.00 €
Immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Verdicchio Castelli di Jesi DOC

Grape varieties

Verdicchio 100%

Category

White Wines

Region

Marche (Italy)

Alcohol content

12.5%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vinification

Alcoholic fermentation at a controlled temperature of 15 days in stainless steel tanks

Aging

Short passage in stainless steel tanks

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

Bibenda
2020
Veronelli
2020
87 / 100

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
10°-12°C
Glass
Medium open goblet
Medium open goblet

Perfect for young and medium bodied white wines which don't require excessive oxygenation to open. The opening, slightly tighter than the body of the glass, favors the concentration of aromas towards the nose, enhancing the perception of aromas and limiting the dispersion

When to drink

When to drink

Evolving

Wine good to drink now, but that can have a beautiful evolution after resting for a while in your cellar

You can easily cellar it for 2-3 years

WHITE WINE VERDICCHIO DEI CASTELLI DI JESI 'PIGNOCCO' SANTA BARBARA 2020 DESCRIPTION

Colour Straw yellow with green reflections

Scent Fragrant and floral with notes of hawthorn, hay, ripe yellow peaches and fresh almonds

Taste Refreshing and savory, delicate but intensely persistent with an almond finish

producer: Santa Barbara

Main wines
Verdicchio, blend a base di montepulciano e altri vitigni internazionali
Foundation year
1984
Hectares of vineyards
40
Annual production
900.000 bt
Enologist
Pierluigi Lorenzetti
Address
Borgo Mazzini, 35 - 60010 Barbara (AN)

Perfect to drink with

  • Eggs and Savoury Pies
  • Smoked Fish Appetizers
  • Fresh Cheese
  • Fried Fish
  • Risotto with Seafood