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Date Printed: 9/2/2014
Sartarelli Verdicchio Classico Superiore Tralivio 2004
Sartarelli Verdicchio Classico Superiore Tralivio 2004
(search item no. 96879)
Wine & Spirits rating: 90 points
PRICE ON 9/2/2014: $15.29

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2010 The Wine Advocate rating: 92 points

Winemaker's Notes:

The Verdicchio Classico Superiore Tralivio is lively and vibrant in color. It has a light and inviting aroma and a well-balanced flavor, it's a wine in evolution.

"A bold, chewy white, this is filled with luscious pineapple and kumquat flavor even as it's completely dry. The smoky hazelnut tones tighten around the fruit but don't diminish its fragrance. Bottle age will only add to its complexity."- Wine & Spirits

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About Azienda Agricola Sartarelli:

This 9 hectares Estate is located 300 metres above the sea level at Coste del Molino in the Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi Classico DOC area. The vineyards are planted exclusively to Verdicchio.

They have clay soils and southern exposures, features which are responsible for the main characteristichs of Sartarelli wines: intense fruit aromas, richness and body on the palate.