Franciacorta Extra Brut 'Animante' Magnum Barone Pizzini

Franciacorta with a beautiful complexity that alternates floral notes to fruity hints of citrus and apricot, with a finish of honey and dried fruit, lovely creaminess and flavor. Organic Wine
51.80 €
Immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Franciacorta DOCG

Grape varieties

Chardonnay 78%, Pinot Nero 18%, Pinot Bianco 4%

Category

Sparkling Wines

Region

Lombardy (Italy)

Alcohol content

12.0%

Bottle size

150 cl Magnum

Vineyards

Allevati a guyot su terreno collinare morenico. A coltivazione biologica

Vinification

Sparkling wine produced according to the Champenoise method, with a second fermentation in the bottle

Aging

20-30 months on the lees

Production philosophy

Organic,

Additional notes

Contains sulfites , da agricoltura Italia o EU , Codice Operatore nr. 1717

Awards and accolades

Gambero Rosso
3 / 3
Slowine
Bibenda
Veronelli
87 / 100

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
8°-10°C
When to open
To enjoy an artisanal wine at its best, we recommend you to let it 'breathe' at least 15-30 minutes before serving
Glass
Ballon Flute
Ballon Flute

Perfect for champagne and method champenoise sparkling wines, because the narrow cup with bottom tip lets the development of perlage without dispersing the bubbles. The body, slightly wider than a regular flute, enhances the intense and complex aromas of the wine, while the narrow opening helps their concentration

When to drink

When to drink

Right Away Young

Perfect to drink right away

You can easily leave it in your cellar for 2-3 years

SPARKLING WINE FRANCIACORTA EXTRA BRUT 'ANIMANTE' MAGNUM BARONE PIZZINI DESCRIPTION

Colour Straw yellow

Scent Floral notes, with hints of citrus and apricot and nuances of honey and dried fruit

Taste Medium bodied and scented, with a beautiful creaminess and flavor

producer: Barone Pizzini

Main wines
Franciacorta
Foundation year
1870
Hectares of vineyards
55
Winery-owned grapes
85%
Annual production
350.000 bt
Enologist
Leonardo Valenti
Address
Via San Carlo, 14 - 25050 Provaglio d'Iseo (BS)

Perfect to drink with

  • Finger Food
  • Fish Tartare - Carpaccio
  • Risotto with Seafood
  • Sushi & Sashimi
  • Pasta with Fish no Tomato