Don Franc’ – Sparkling Chardonnay I.G.T.
Sessantapassi - Don Franc'
Organic Sparkling Chardonnay 100%
WINE GROWER: Agricola Ladogana srl
APPELLATION: Puglia IGT
GRAPE VARIETY: Chardonnay
Among the most popular international varieties, all grapes are grown in our vineyards in the area of Barone in Orta Nova. CERTIFICATIONS:Organic wine – Certified by Bioagricert.
GROWING SYSTEM: Canopied vineyards with limited gems.
SOIL: Calcareous with much skeleton, flat land.
YIELD: 120 quintals/ha.
HARVEST PERIOD: End of August
PRODUCTION: Chardonnay grapes harvested perfectly ripe are promptly sent to the winery. They undergo a soft pressing and the must is clarified by means of settling, then fermented at a controlled temperature in stainless steel tanks. It is made sparkling thanks to the Charmat method in pressure tanks.
REFINEMENT: steel tanks until the bottling.
ALCOHOL CONTENT: 12 % vol.
TASTING NOTES: COLOUR: bright straw yellow – BOUQUET: pleasantly fragrant nose hints of yellow pulp fruit – TASTE: pleasant freshness and minerality.
PAIRING: Pleasant as an aperitif, excellent with raw fish, fried vegetarian and fish dishes.
SERVING TEMPERATURE: Excellent at 9-11 C°