Franconia Sparkling Wine

DOP FRIULI COLLI ORIENTALI

Franconia is a “gamble in a pink dress” to the oenology. The sparkling process takes place according to the Charmat process in steel autoclaves.

The second fermentation (“prise de mousse”) lasts 60 days obtaining a dry sparkling wine with a sugar residue of 20 g/L.

GRAPES:100% Franconia.
GRAPE HARVEST:manuale
VINIFICATION:brief Charmat process.
TRAINING SYSTEM:guyot, cappuccina
COLOUR:rose coloured. Fine and persistent perlage.
FRAGRANCE:delicate floral notes remind the rose and are intertwined to fruity notes as cherry and prune. They blend in order to give an extraordinary bouquet.
TASTE:to the palate it is soft and at the same time dry thanks to a lively acidity. It is fruity and it has got a persistent aroma. It remind fruits as raspberry and currant.
MATCHES WITH FOODS:it is ideal with cold cuts and it is great as aperitif. For the people who like sparkling wine it is a wine for the whole meal.
SERVE AT:4-5° C