La Distesa

Cupramontana, Marche

Gli Eremi

2016

Verdicchio from a fifty year old vineyard exposed full south in the heart of the San Michele cru. The area was once a sea and Corrado believes that the shimmering minerality and saltiness you find in wines from here can be attributed to this. The wine is given a direct press and spends a total eighteen months on its lees in old oak casks. During this time the wine gains wonderful texture and complexity and in this cooler vintage, is compact and elegant, with a clean, salty finish.

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