Franciacorta Docg Emozione Brut Millesimato 2016

Franciacorta Docg Emozione Brut Millesimato 2016

ATS-31142

Villa

Blend: Chardonnay 85%, Pinot Nero 10%, Pinot Bianco 5%

Alcohol Content: 12,5% Vol

Serving Temperature: 6-8°C

Food Pairing: excellent from Aperitif to the whole meal

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21,48 €

Franciacorta Docg Emozione Brut Millesimato 2016

Production Zone: Franciacorta (Brescia), from vineyards situated in Monticelli Brusati

Yield per Hectare: 80/95 hundredweight

Planting Density: 4.000-5.000 plants/hectare cordon-trained

Vineyard Management: Grass controlled total. Fertilizer natural organic. Biological pest control.

Characteristics of Soil: hilly, mainly clay and marl with natural resources of minerals and trace elements

Exposure: South - South-East

Harvest: A harvest rather early allows to obtain a product of the right alcohol content and acidity, while preserving to the maximum floral and fruity aromas. Harvest manual and box, with selection of the grapes on the vine and in the cellar

Vinification: soft pressing of the whole grapes with pneumatic presses. Sedimentation natural cold. The first fermentation takes place in stainless steel tanks with constant temperature control at 18°C. Aged in stainless steel till bottling (tirage) in spring next year's harvest.

Maturation: second fermentation and re-fermentation in the bottle, with selected yeasts, and subsequent aging on the same for a minimum of 40 months in the cellars at a constant temperature of between 12-15°C

Best time to drink: after 3-4 months from the date of disgorgement

Tasting Notes:

  • colour: straw yellow
  • nose: elegant floral notes, fresh fruit and bread crust
  • palate: fine and persistent bubbles that bring to the elegant structure, finish with an intriguing and lingering aftertaste
Wines TypeSpumanti