Franciacorta Brut DOCG Ferghettina

Lombardy
Sku: 1564
Until stocks
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€ 15.90 € 19.50
Shipping within Monday 18 February, if you order today

Opzione Quantità

2 bottles
€ 31.80
Purchase
-18%
3 bottles
€ 47.70
Purchase
-18%
6 bottles
€ 95.40
Purchase
-18%

Awards and honors

Punteggio sommelier
88/100
2019
2 Bicchieri gambero rosso
2017
4 Grappoli AIS
2017

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Wine Characteristics

Winery
Ferghettina
Region
Lombardy
Wine list:
Franciacorta
Grapes:
95% Chardonnay 5% Pinot Nero
Alcohol:
12,00%
Dimension:
Standard bottle
Cl:
75cl
Style:
Light and fresh
Pairing:
Cold meats and salami, Appetizers steamed fish, Appetizers Smoked Fish, Hot appetizers of fish, Sushi-sashimi, Tartare-fish carpaccio, Medium-aged cheeses

Descrizione vino

This Franciacorta Brut DOCG of the Ferghettina winery from Lombardia is made with 95% Chardonnay and 5% of Pinot Nero grapes.

The vineyards are cultivated at 250 meters above the sea level and the soil has a clay and limestone structure. They are cultivated with the Guyot method with a density of 5000 trees per hectare and there is a manual picking of the grapes at the second half of August.

The grapes is pressed very softly with a pneumatic press. Once the grapes are pressed there is a selection of the must to keep the best to produce the Franciacorta. The alcoholic fermentation takes place in stainless steel tanks at 16-18°C. Every vineyard is cultivated separately until the different cuvee are tasted and blended together for the re-fermentation. The refinement on yeasts lasts 24 months.

 

Characteristics of the Franciacorta Brut DOCG

The Franciacorta Brut DOCG has a straw yellow color with a fine and persistent perlage. The smell is citron with white pulp and crust aromas. The taste is mineral, fresh, decided and long. It has some white flowers and nuts for a fine and persistent end.

 

Suggested pairings with this Franciacorta Ferghettina

The proof is 12,5% and it must be served at 8°C in a high and tapered wine glasses.

It is perfect with risottos with fish.

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