Spumante Metodo Classico Brut '700 slm' Cusumano 2018

"700slm" Metodo Classico is a mountain sparkling wine made by Cusumano, its grapes are cultivated at 700 metres above sea level, as the name suggests. The glass is filled with an intense straw yellow colour while the nose is inebriated by typical scents of the two grape varieties: red fruits from Pinot Noir and white flowers from Chardonnay. Freshness and body come together in this label in a perfectly Sicilian style

21.00 €
Immediate availability

Characteristics

Grape varieties

Pinot Nero 55%, Chardonnay 45%

Category

Sparkling Wines

Region

Sicily (Italy)

Alcohol content

12.0%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vineyards

Clayey soils located 700 meters above sea level

Vinification

Fermentation at controlled temperature in steel tanks and re-fermentation in bottle according to the Classic Method

Aging

36 months on the lees

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

James Suckling
2017
90 / 100
Luca Maroni
2016
90 / 100
Bibenda
2016
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

SPARKLING WINE SPUMANTE METODO CLASSICO BRUT '700 SLM' CUSUMANO 2018 DESCRIPTION

Colour Intense straw yellow with a fine and persistent bubble

Scent Notes of red berry fruit such as currants and raspberries and white flowers with hints of bakery

Taste Marked freshness, medium-bodied with a pleasant fragrant persistence

producer: Cusumano

Main wines
Grillo, Catarratto, Inzolia, Nero d'Avola, Syrah
Foundation year
2001
Hectares of vineyards
520
Annual production
2.500.000 bt
Enologist
Mario Ronco
Address
SS 113, Km 307, Contrada San Carlo, Via Bisaccia - 90047 Partinico (PA)

Perfect to drink with

  • Smoked Fish Appetizers
  • Fresh Cheese
  • Ham and salami
  • Steamed fish-crustaceans
  • Sushi & Sashimi