Wine Type: White Wine
Grape Variety: 100% Verdicchio
Aging Potential: Drink now
Serving Temperature: 12 14 °C
Alcohol Level: 14.0%
The name of the wine "Plenio" Riserva, which was first produced in 1995, comes from the Latin word "plenum" and fully reflects the character of wine - full, complex and beautifully structured. This wine has a long-term development and storage, demonstrating remarkable resilience, the richness of aroma and taste, which, combined with great elegance make "captivity" unique wine. The first wines were made from the harvest from the vineyard "Villa Bianca". Today, "Captive" is a magnificent expression of the terroir of vineyards located at high altitude in one of the historical places dedicated to the production of Verdicchio, near the picturesque village of Cupramontana. After fermentation the "Plenio" Riserva production requirements stipulated by aged for at least 18 months (including - 6 months in the bottle). The wine has won a number of awards at international competitions.
Amber, white kiss nose, talc mineral, date honey in the mouth, honey, caramelized cedar, licorice, on the palate: very balanced, fresh, soft, earthy, mineral, Rossana candy, custard. Pairing: duck with orange, blue cheeses, bottarga.
- Deep straw yellow with golden tints
- Fresh and penetrating with slight vanilla overtones of ripe fruit, bitter almonds and aromatic herbs, and a typical note of aniseed
- Fresh attack and pleasant softness, balanced however by the alcohol, velvety, rich, with a very long and persistent finish recalling apples, sloes and almonds.
- Cold Cut