Uberti Franciacorta Brut Francesco I75cl
Uberti Franciacorta Brut Francesco I
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Maybe you're already asking yourself, why this sparkling wine is called Francesco I. Well, I'll tell you. Formerly, if a wine had bubbles, it was seen as an error of the beverage, but it happened now and then. Francesco I. (or François I), King of France from 1515 to 1547, dedicated himself to modernize his country's culture and customs, and fought for the rather new virtue of sparklings against all its detractors. Thanks to him vintners could develop a method of producing sparkling wines intentionally and of good quality. As Francesco I. is an important character in the world of proseccos and champagnes, Uberti dedicated this Uberti Franciacorta Brut Francesco I to the historic figure. And we can say, it's just 'magnifique'!
Description of Uberti Franciacorta Brut Francesco I
Uberti Franciacorta Brut Francesco I (Chardonnay, Pinot Bianco and Pinot Nero)
TASTING NOTES: Uberti Franciacorta Brut Francesco I
- View: Pale yellow, abundant froth with a fine and persistent perlage
- Nose: Intense scents of breadcrumbs
- Mouth: Subtle acidity, very pleasant and persistent
GRAPES: Chardonnay, Pinot Bianco, Pinot Nero,
PREPARATION: Manual harvest of the grapes and meticulously selected. The light pressing is followed by fermentation in stainless steel vats. 36 months on the yeast in the bottle are followed by remuage and a degorgement period of 6 months.
PAIRING: A good accompaniment to all courses
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