Garofoli, Verdicchio dei Castello di Jesi "Macrina", Marche, Italy, 2020
CITRUS & SAGE, LOVELY MINERALITY, Bright & Balanced
Garofoli, who began their long family tradition of winemaking in 1871, are best known for their Verdicchio. The previous generation’s two brothers took over the estate from their father in the 1970’s and today their children have taken up the reins, becoming the fifth generation of winemakers in the family, crafting vibrant whites like this one with herbaceous spice, shining citrus, and lots of mineral on the finish.
Serving Suggestions: Roasted squash casserole w/ rosemary & garlic. Calamari alla marinara. Brodetto w/ the freshest seafood possible. Shrimp chowder. Seafood lasagna.