cantori'

VERDICCHIO DEI CASTELLI DI JESI DOC

CLASSICO SUPERIORE

Cantorì is made from a selection of the finest bunches of Verdicchio grapes, coming from lots of the vineyard with a particular soil and very favourable micro climate. 

Pale yellow with green highlights, the nose gives off hints of white berries and flowers, which vary depending on the vintage. Palate is dry, soft and warm, with bitter almond aftertaste typical of the Verdicchio. It can be preserved for several years..

Grapes: 100% Verdicchio

Type of cultivation: vertical trellis

Soil: sandy

Orientation: south-east/north-west

Vine density: 2,200 vines per hectare

Yield: about 2.5 tons per acre

Winemaking: fully ripe grapes are harvested by hand with several passes in the vineyard and placed in small cases. The whole cluster is immediately soft pressed. Fermentation takes place in stainless steel at controlled temperature of 18/20°C 

Aging: in stainless steel for 6 months followed by at least 2 months in bottle

 

FOOD PAIRINGS

Enjoy with first course such as pasta with red tomato sauce and whitelasagne. It goes well with white meat as chicken and veal with mushrooms. Excellent with all sort of seafood.

TO BE SERVED AT 12/14 °C