Thursday, October 29, 2009

Award for Vini Maraviglia producer of Verdicchio di matelica

The best of Le Marche were awarded the Golosaria from the Papillon Club an institute in searcg of excellence in the field of wine and food. This years winners were Azienda Agricola Maraviglia with the blended Sangiovese, Merlot, Cabernet, Ciligielo 2006 red wine called Onorio. An excellent fruity full bodied red wine. the winery also produces Verdiccio di Matelica DOC and from 2010 Verdicchio di Matelica DOCQ as wellas a number of other blended of Sangiove grape variety. Tasting can be arranged at the azienda winery in Pianne 584 Matelica or by visiting their website at

Awards for Vini Maraviglia producer of Verdicchio di Matelica The Majestic White

The best of Le Marche Wine is in Matelica. The 2009 annual awards have highlighted an excellent array of white and red wines from Le Marche in the central region of Italy especially from Azienda Agricola Maraviglia.

For the eighth consecutive year the members of the Papillon Club. a nationwide institute seeking excellence in the food and wine industry have announced the hundred best wines of Italy.

In fact, the year’s Golosaria award-winning wine is for Le Marche region and given to Azienda Agricola Maraviglia for their Onorio label which is a intense fruity 2006 red wine blended from Sangiovese, Merlot, Cabernet, Ciliegiolo grape varieties.

This wine and others from the top 100 winners can be tasted from 7 to 9 November at the Melia Hotel & Convention Center in Milan, then from 14th and 15th of November in Turin at the Piazza Crafts. Or visitors can arrange tastings at the winery in Pianne Matelica. Further details for tasting and purchasing can be found by visiting the website