Franciacorta Pas Dosé 'Zero' Contadi Castaldi 2017

Sparkling wine Champenoise Method, with fruity and floral scents and notes of grapefruit, lime and white peach
24.90 € 35.18 € - 29%
Immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Franciacorta DOCG

Grape varieties

Chardonnay 50%, Pinot Nero 50%

Category

Sparkling Wines

Region

Lombardy (Italy)

Alcohol content

12.5%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Aging

30-36 months on yeast

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

Bibenda
2017
Gambero Rosso
2016
2 / 3
Veronelli
2017
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 PAS DOSÉ 'ZERO' CONTADI CASTALDI 2017 DESCRIPTION

For this Franciacorta are not added any dose in the final phase of disgorgement: here comes the term Zero. Contadi Castaldi want it to bring out the typical notes of its territory: in this Pas Dosè you can feel the hints that lead to the sunny slopes of the moraine hills and gentle notes of Lake Iseo. A delicate and elegant Franciacorta, soft and with a very fine perlage: Pas Dosè lovers will find this Contadi Castaldi a really valuable and important bubble.

Colour Straw yellow

Scent Fruity and floral with hints of white peach, pink grapefruit, lime, white flowers and a mineral note on the closing

Taste Fresh and smooth with hints of licorice and spicy

producer: Contadi Castaldi

Main wines
Franciacorta
Foundation year
1987
Hectares of vineyards
174
Annual production
950.000 bt
Enologist
Gianluca Uccelli
Address
Contadi Castaldi, Via Colzano, 32 - 25030 Adro (BS)

Perfect to drink with

  • Finger Food
  • Smoked Fish Appetizers
  • Ham and salami
  • Risotto with Vegetables
  • Fish Tartare - Carpaccio
  • Risotto with Mushroom
  • Steamed fish-crustaceans
  • White Meat Stew
  • Pasta with Fish no Tomato