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Verdicchio part 5 - Pievalta and La Distesa
30 Nov 2012 by Walter Speller
See Verdicchio part 1 - in the laboratory for the background to these vertical tastings of Pievalta and La Distesa and Verdicchio part 3 - left v right bank for the more detailed discussion of the Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi subregions. This final part of Verdicchio Week comprises Walter's introduction to, and tasting notes on, Pievalta and La Distesa, following yesterday's coverage of Bucci and San Lorenzo . PIEVALTA The left bank v right bank issue wouldn't leave me alone. Or, rather, Alessandro Morichetti and Maurizio Silvestri wouldn't. Together we visited Pievalta, a fairly...

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