Flashcards in C28 - Central Italy Deck (67)
Describe wines from the Verdicchio grape
Green apple and lemon flavours
Sometimes notes of fennel and almonds
Usually simple and fruity, but the best have greater concentration and can develop notes of honey and almonds with bottle age
What are Marche's red wines typically made from?
Usually blends of Montepulciano and Sangiovese
What is the best known of Marche's red blends?
Which region is below Marche?
For which variety is Abruzzo most famous?
What is Abruzzo's most famous wine?
Montepulciano d'Abruzzo DOC