Ian Sutton wrote:1st experience with this DOC, but moderately impressed.
Ian Sutton wrote: except for a (personal) historic contempt for Italian whites (so many used to be neutral & dull). Times change though and my prejudices are well on the way to breaking down.
Ian Sutton wrote:2006 Colonnara Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi Classico Superiore Cuprese - Italy, Marche, Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi (6/23/2009)
1st experience with this DOC, but moderately impressed. N.B. Note from just over a week ago, but with wine focus in mind
Pleasantly herbal nose with some background honey & lime. On the palate good sprightly acidity coupled with a texturally medium weight wine, which works well. Not a bad length finish and some butter emerges at the end. All in all well balanced, reasonably complex, but without over-extending itself. A very useful wine that maybe didn't go with the cod as well as I'd hoped, but should be a good food wine with a variety of fish, but also has the body to work well with Pork IMO.
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