Category Archives: Verdicchio

Verdicchio di Matelica Poggio alle Rondini 2013

I am partial to a regular Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi,  not just when it comes in the super-cool “Gina Lollobrigida” bottles.  Okay so not everyone thinks those hourglass bottles are super-cool, but that’s probably because they are not super-cool people. This Verdicchio di Matelica Poggio alle Rondini is made from the same kind of… Read More »

Verdicchio Dei Castelli Di Jesi

A bottle of Italian wine tonight, this one bought for the bottle more often than the contents. It’s a Verdicchio Dei Castelli Di Jesi, often known as la Lollobrigida as it’s claimed the bottle’s shape is based on Gina’s. This bottle is a Croce Del Moro Classico from Majestic. It’s clear and pale, with a… Read More »