DOC area for white wines in the Italian region Brands
, The area covers about 3,000 hectares of vineyards in the municipalities of Arcevia, Barbara, Belvedere Ostrense, Castelplanio, Corinaldo, Castelbellino, Cupramontana, Maiolati Spontini, Mergo, Montecarotto, Monte Roberto, Morro d'Alba, Ostra, Poggio San Marcello, Rosora, San Marcello San Paolo di Jesi, Senigallia, Serra de 'Conti, Serra San Quirico and Staffolo in the province of Ancona, as well as Apiro, Cingoli and Poggio San Vicino in the province of Macerata. The oldest growing area covers the area to the left of the river Misa, as well as the municipalities of Ostra and Senigallia. These are allowed on the label
wear the addition Classico
. There are also about 100 layers or Vigna
which may also be mentioned.
The leading winery Fazi-Battaglia led in 1950 the significant green amphora
with the scroll on the neck, which became (along with fishing nets) an indispensable part of the Italian restaurant inventory and made the wine known outside Italy (today is filled in this form only as a tourist attraction). The green-yellow wine is made from at least 85% Verdicchio ( Verdicchio Bianco
), maximum 15% may be other approved varieties. There is also a Spumante
, Classico and Classico Superiore.
The Riserva version was under new designation in 2010 Castelli di Jesi Verdicchio Riserva
(or Castelli di Jesi Verdicchio Riserva Classico) classified as DOCG. There is a much smaller Verdicchio DOC zone in the Marche region called Verdicchio di Matelica