Franciacorta Brut 'Prima Cuvée' Monte Rossa

Sparkling wine brut medium-bodied and aromatic with floral notes and ripe fruit, delicate, elegant, beautiful persistence, from 19 crus spread over 70 hectares of vineyards in the area of Franciacorta
22.50 €
Immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Franciacorta DOCG

Grape varieties

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

Category

Sparkling Wines

Region

Lombardy (Italy)

Alcohol content

12.5%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vineyards

19 crus spread over 70 hectares of vineyards, on soils glacial moraine, of vine at least 9 years old

Vinification

Fermentation partly in steel and partly in oak barrels, then the second fermentation in the bottle or the Classic Method

Aging

At least 24 months on the lees

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

Bibenda
Gambero Rosso
2 / 3
Veronelli
88 / 100

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
8°-10°C
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 BRUT 'PRIMA CUVÉE' MONTE ROSSA DESCRIPTION

Colour Straw yellow

Scent Floral notes, butter and ripe fruit

Taste Delicate, elegant, pleasant vividness and persistence

producer: Monte Rossa

Main wines
Franciacorta
Foundation year
1972
Hectares of vineyards
70
Winery-owned grapes
100%
Annual production
500.000 bt
Address
Via Monte Rossa, 1 - 25040 Cazzago San Martino (BS)

Perfect to drink with

  • Fried Fish
  • Fish Tartare - Carpaccio
  • Risotto with Seafood
  • Sushi & Sashimi
  • Pasta with Fish no Tomato
  • Pasta-Tomato Fish Sauce
  • Grilled Fish