Campodarchi Silver – Bianchello del Metauro Doc Superiore

Campodarchi Argento Bianchello del Metauro Doc

Production: Fratterosa PESARO and URBINO – MARCHES
Vine variety: Bianchello, an old ‘clone’ of Trebbiano
Vineyard: Vigna Campodarchi
Surface: 2.5 ha
Plant spacing: 300 x 0.80
Altitude: 400 m above sea level
Plants per hectare: 4.000
Exposure: South /South–West
Training method: trellis with Guyot pruning or bow training
Plant age: 45 years on average
Harvesting period: first ten days of October
Harvesting method: the Campodarchi vineyard, with an average plant age of 45 years, is the oldest vineyard of the winery and can offer the best Bianchello output. This wine is exclusively produced from the best grapes having reached the ideal stage of ripeness. Vintage is made at a later stage, in October, when grapes are riper. Bunches are accurately selected and rigorously handpicked into small boxes.
Type of terrain: clayey-calcareous
Yield per hectare: 7 tonnes.
Vinification: soft, whole-bunch pressing. Cold, static must decanting. Controlled-temperature fermentation in steel vats.
Barrel-ageing: a small part of the product is aged in new French oak barrels on fine lees (sur lies) for 12 to 18 months, this technique is used to give the wine a richer bouquet and a more intense taste.
Bottle-ageing: at least 12-month bottle-aging before marketing
Alcoholic strength: 14% – 14.50%
Serving temperature: 12°C – 14°C

ORGANOLEPTIC PROPERTIES
Straw-yellow to the sight. Intense and complex to the nose with hints of yellow and exotic fruits, apple, plum, grapefruit; genista and mimosa flowers; slightly spicy with a vanilla touch. Well balanced to the mouth, combining hard and soft components, freshness and savouriness, softness and warmth.

Wine-and-food matching tips from the Sommelier
Entrees:
– Grilled “Casciotta d’Urbino DOP”: a pecorino (ewe’s milk) cheese obtained by century-old dairy techniques (“DOP” stands for “protected designation of origin”, PDO)
– Semi-cured cheeses
First course: “Paccheri” (giant macaroni) with mushrooms and sausage
Second course: grilled chicken breast

Medaglia d'Argento Lione

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Società Agricola Fratterosa S.S.
Via Serre 28, 61040 Fratte Rosa (PU)
P.IVA 02230300416
Telefono:+39 0721 777412
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Società Agricola Fratterosa S.S.
Via Serre 28, 61040 Fratte Rosa (PU) ITALY
VAT 02230300416
Telephone:+39 0721 777412
Fax:+39 0721 771070