The Yearbook of the BEST ITALIAN WINES by Luca Maroni recognized the Valcalepio Bianco DOC ‘MELARDO’ among the best white wines!
‘Melardo’ ORGANIC Valcalepio Bianco DOC obtained a score higher than 95/100, or EXCELLENT according to the ‘stylistic and organoleptic’ profile
Evaluations based on the principle that “the quality of the wine is the pleasantness of its flavor”. Also this edition of the Yearbook takes stock of the best Italian wine production increasingly appreciated all over the world for its variety and its high qualitative expression, also representing a valuable information tool for sector experts and wine lovers.
The ranking is on a regional basis and Luca Maroni’s evaluation is based on his usual principle that “the quality of the wine is the pleasantness of its flavor”.
8,123 wines examined within the ANNUARIO which also contains 32,492 tasting evaluations. For each wine evaluated in the Yearbook, in addition to the vintage of harvest, the information and historical notes on the producer, the day of the tasting and the description of the perceptions detected during the tasting, also the score in hundredths and the evaluation of consistency, balance and integrity.
The Valcalepio Bianco DOC MELARDO from “Il Cipresso” is a regular guest among the best white wines in the Luca Maroni Yearbook, with ratings always higher than 94/100 in the various vintages!
“LITTLE BUT EXCELLENT” is how Angelica Cuni describes the 2020 vintage of Melardo ORGANIC Valcalepio Bianco DOC reviewed in Luca Maroni’s YEARBOOK.
“2020 is a year sadly known for the vicissitudes of COVID, it was not easy to organize the management of the vineyards, the harvest, the bottling and the supply of raw materials; we produced ONLY 3900 bottles of MELARDO BIO Valcalepio Bianco DOC and we are very happy with the results obtained ”- said Angelica Cuni, owner with her husband Alfonso of Il Cipresso -.