Spumante Metodo Classico Brut 'Leonia' Frescobaldi 2017

The Sparkling Wine Brut "Leonia" is a Classic Method made in the Castello del Pomino which ages for 36 months on the lees. Notes of dried fruit, citrus, peach, bread crust and floral hints of broom and magnolia. On the palate it shows off a soft and creamy texture, of great finesse and pleasant flavor, with a long and persistent finish

25.90 €
Immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Pomino DOC

Grape varieties

Chardonnay, Pinot Noir

Category

Sparkling Wines

Region

Tuscany (Italy)

Alcohol content

12.5%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vinification

Delicate pressing, fermentation in steel and partly in wood and second fermentation in the bottle according to the Classic Method

Aging

36 months on the lees

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

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 Metodo Classico Brut 'Leonia' Frescobaldi 2017 description

Colour Straw yellow with elegant and persistent perlage

Scent Notes of pastry, dried fruit, spices, citrus, flowers and yellow fruit

Taste Creamy, elegant, smooth and elegant, with fresh notes

producer: Frescobaldi

Main wines
Brunello di Montalcino, Chianti, Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon
Foundation year
1300
Hectares of vineyards
923
Winery-owned grapes
100%
Annual production
7.500.000 bt
Enologist
Nicolò D'Afflitto
Address
Via Santo Spirito, 11 - 50125 Firenze (FI)

Perfect to drink with

  • Fresh Cheese
  • Fried Fish
  • Fish Tartare - Carpaccio
  • Sushi & Sashimi
  • Pasta with Fish no Tomato