Campo del Guardiano

Orvieto Classico Superiore doc

This wine comes from the most beautiful piece of land on our estate, renown to generations of local farmers as Campo del Guardiano. Following bottling this selection of Orvieto Classico Superiore is aged in Palazzone’s cellar for many months. The complexity, the aromas and the freshness of the fruit remain intact for years proving the wine’s astonishing capacity to age beautifully.

Vineyard

Campo del Guardiano

Appellation

Orvieto Classico Superiore D.O.C. 

Terrain

Sedimentary clay. Exposure East-North East.
Hilly. Altitude 300 mt above sea level.

Grape varieties

Procanico 50%

Grechetto 30%

Verdello, Malvasia 20%

Fermentation

Soft pressing whole grapes

Ageing

Bottles cellared for 18 months.

Tasting note

Intense straw color with sharp green reflections.
The nose is protound, retineds and prolonged; on the palate silky and well structured, vibrant and persistent.

Serving Suggestion

With dishes that are not only powerful but also restrained and delicately balanced, recipes of veal, fowl, and pork, in the finest Umbrian tradition.

Awards
Year 2018
  • 4VITI – VITAE 2022 edita da AIS
  • 3 STELLE ORO – I VINI DI VERONELLI 2022
  • 92 POINTS – VINOUS ANTONIO GALLONI
  • TOP WINE VINO SLOW – GUIDA SLOW WINE 2022
Year 2017
  • VINO SLOW – SLOW WINE 2020
  • 4VITI – VITAE 2020 edita da AIS
  • 3 STELLE ORO – I VINI DI VERONELLI 2020
  • GOLDEN STAR – VINI BUONI D’ITALIA 2020
Year 2016
  • IL SOLE – I VINI DI VERONELLI 2019
  • 92+ POINTS – ROBERT PARKER WINE ADVOCATE 2019
  • LA CORONA – VINI BUONI D’ITALIA 2019
  • VINO SLOW – SLOW WINE 2019
  • 4VITI – VITAE 2019 edita da AIS
  • 5GRAPPOLI – BIBENDA 2018
Year 2015
  • LA CORONA – VINI BUONI D’ITALIA 2018 OGGI LA CORONA LA SCELGO IO
  • VINO SLOW – SLOW WINE 2018
  • 4VITI – VITAE 2018 edita da AIS
  • 5GRAPPOLI – BIBENDA 2018
  • VINI D’ITALIA 2018 – TRA I 100 VINI DA CONSERVARE DELLA GUIDA DELL’ESPRESSO
Year 2014
  • TRE BICCHIERI – GAMBERO ROSSO 2017
  • 4VITI – AIS VITAE 2017
  • LA CORONA – VINI BUONI D’ITALIA 2017
  • GUIDA VINI D’ITALIA DE L’ESPRESSO – TRA I PRIMI 25 VINI DELLA CATEGORIA “100 VINI DA COMPRARE“
  • CINQUE GRAPPOLI – DALLA GUIDA BIBENDA 2017
Year 2013
  • 4 VITI – AIS VITAE 2016
  • VINO SLOW – GUIDA SLOW WINE 2016
Year 2012
  • 4 VITI – AIS VITAE 2015
  • VINO SLOW – GUIDA SLOW WINE 2015
  • GOLDEN STAR – VINI BUONI D’ITALIA 2015
  • 5 STELLE – MIGLIORI VINI DELL’UMBRIA “LA REPUBBLICA” 2015
Year 2011
  • 3 BICCHIERI – GAMBERO ROSSO 2014
  • LA CORONA – VINI BUONI D’ITALIA 2014
  • VINO SLOW – GUIDA SLOW WINE 2014
  • 5 STELLE – MIGLIORI VINI DELL’UMBRIA “LA REPUBBLICA” 2014
Year 2010
  • GOLDEN STAR – VINI BUONI D’ITALIA 2013
  • VINO SLOW – GUIDA SLOW WINE 2013
Year 2009
  • 3 BICCHIERI – GAMBERO ROSSO 2012
Year 2007
  • 3 BICCHIERI – GAMBERO ROSSO 2011
  • 5 GRAPPOLI – DUEMILAVINI AIS 2011
  • VINO SLOW – GUIDA SLOW WINE 2011
  • VINI D’ITALIA DELL’ESPRESSO 2011 – ORVIETO DELL’ANNO E 1 DEI 50 OUTSIDER
  • GOLDEN STAR – VINI BUONI D’ITALIA 2011