Franciacorta Dosaggio Zero DOCG in Box Contadi Castaldi

Lombardy
Franciacorta Dosaggio Zero DOCG
2013
Sku: 0891
Until stocks
Q.ty
€ 25.40 € 30.50
Shipping within Friday 24 May, if you order within 1 hour e 49 minutes

Opzione Quantità

3 bottles
€ 70.20
Purchase
-23%
6 bottles
€ 140.40
Purchase
-23%

Awards and honors

4 Grappoli AIS
3 Bicchieri gambero rosso

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Wine Characteristics

Winery
Contadi Castaldi
Region
Lombardy
Wine list:
Franciacorta
Denomination:
Franciacorta Dosaggio Zero DOCG
Vintage:
2013
Alcohol:
12,50%
Dimension:
Standard bottle
Cl:
75cl
Style:
Light and fresh
Pairing:
Aperitif, Mixed fried fish, Oysters

Descrizione vino

The bottle is sold in a silk screen printing cardboard box.

 

Franciacorta Dosaggio Zero DOCG is a sparkling wine, Champenoise method of the winery Contadi Castaldi. Winery which has selected between this magnificent area of Franciacorta, the most famous vineyards and the winemakers richer in expertise and traditional experience . To create this sparkling wine have been used grapes: Pinot Nero 50% and Chardonnay 50%. 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 takes place partly in steel and partly in barriques. In the following month of May it will be bottled and sealed with crown caps for the fermentation and left to age in the bottle on the lees for 36-40 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 other 3–4 months.

 

Characteristics of this Franciacorta sparkling wine

Its color is bright straw yellow with fine perlage. The nose is complex with fruity scents of grapefruit and black currant and hints of bay leaf and tobacco. To the palate it has a distinct taste, structured and full-bodied, with a pleasant and persistent ending. It is a wine of great personality, very dry, as in the "Liqueur d'expedition" was not added sugar. In this wine we find the characteristics of the territory of origin, the moraine soil gives to  the grapes fantastic savory notes recognized in the glass.

 

Recommended pairings while tasting "Dosaggio Zero" DOCG produced by Contadi Castaldi

Serve in a flute at a temperature of 6°-8°C. Excellent as an aperitif, and perfect companion to shellfish and seafood, especially the raw ones. It is also recommend to accompany sausages.

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