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Franciacorta Brut DOCG in Box Contadi Castaldi

Lombardy
Franciacorta Docg
Sku: 0619
Until stocks
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€ 19.45 € 24.80
Shipping within Monday 22 August, if you order within 15 hours e 28 minutes

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2 bottles
€ 38.90
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3 bottles
€ 58.35
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6 bottles
€ 116.70
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Awards and honors

Punteggio sommelier
90/100
2022
3 Grappoli AIS

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Wine Characteristics

Winery
Contadi Castaldi
Region
Lombardy
Wine list:
Franciacorta
Denomination:
Franciacorta Docg
Grapes:
80% Chardonnay, 10% Pinot Nero e 10% Pinot Bianco
Alcohol:
12,50%
Dimension:
Standard bottle
Cl:
75cl
Style:
Light and fresh
Pairing:
Aperitif, fresh cheese, Stuzzichini, Risotto with seafood, Spaghetti with clams
Sulfites:
Contains sulfites
Code ICQRF:
BS 3878
Winerry's Headquarter:
Contadi Castaldi - Adro Franciacorta (BS) - Via Colzano, 32

Wine Description

The bottle is sold in a silk screen printing Box.

 

Franciacorta  Brut DOCG is a sparkling wine, Champenoise method of the winery Contadi Castaldi  Winery which selected  between this magnificent area of  Franciacorta, the most famous  vineyards and the winemakers richer in traditional expertise and experience . To create this sparkling wine have been  used  grapes: 80% Chardonnay, 10% Pinot Nero and 10% Pinot Bianco. The wine is made by a soft pressing and after the decanting phase are added yeasts. The fermentation in stainless steel has a duration of 20 days. The long aging of 7 months is partly in steel and partly in barriques. In the following month of May it will  bottled and sealed with crown caps for the fermentation and left to age in the bottle on the lees for 20-26 months. The last phase of the process involves the degorgement of wine that involves removing the cap on which are deposited sediments. The bottle is then closed with the traditional cork stopper with metal wire cage and left to age for another 3-4 months.

 

Characteristics of Franciacorta Brut

Its color is straw yellow  with greenish hues. To the  nose is fresh, with  lime notes and citrus shades. On the palate it is rich of harmony and personality with a long and enjoyable finish.

 

Recommended pairings with this sparkling wine

Serve in a flute at a temperature of 6-8°C. Excellent as an aperitif and a perfect companion to appetizers, entrees of fish, fish tartare , salami and  fresh cheeses.

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