“Discorsi”- Brut Metodo Charmat

7,20

Sparkling White Wine from Tuscany

In stock

Description

Discorsi” Brut Metodo Charmat – Sparkling White Wine, Province of Lucca, Tuscany – Italy.

FARMING

AREA OF PRODUCTION: Badia Pozzeveri, Altopascio (LU).
SOIL: Medium texture with good presence of small and medium sized pebbles, prevalence of sand
BLEND: Trebbiano, Chardonnay.
YEAR OF PLANTING: fra il 1964 ed il 1984
YIELD PER HECTARE: 60-80 q\ha, depending on Variety
TRAINING SYSTEM AND DENSITY: Guyot, 3500\5200 vines per hectare.
EXPOSITION: South
PEST MANAGEMENT: Integrated pest control, low environmental impact.
FERTILIZATION: Green manure (fava beans, soy bean) and brown manure. 100% Organic.


WINEMAKING

HARVEST: Third week of August and first week of September (depending on variety). Hand made, in small baskets, during the first hours of the morning.
VINIFICATION: Every Variety is harvested and fermented separately. Grapes are de-stemmed and siphoned to the pneumatic press. Skins remain in contact with the grape juice, macerating at a controlled temperature, for a few minutes after pressing. Then the must sits in stainless steel tanks at cold temperature (8 °C) for 24 hours, to clarify naturally by static sedimentation. Fermentation takes place in a different stainless steel tank, at controlled temperature (16 °C) for a total of 6 weeks.
SECONDARY FERMENTATION: In a 20-hectoliters autoclave, with selected yeast at controlled temperature
MATURATION:On lees for 30 days.
AGEING: 1 month after bottling.
ALCOHOL %: 12.0
REDISUAL SUGAR: Brut


SERVICE

SERVING TEMPERATURE: 6 °C
TEMPERATURE OF SERVICE: 8 °C (45 °F)
LONGEVITY: 2\3 years.
TASTING NOTES:
EYES: Pale straw yellow, bright and perfectly transparent. Fine, long lasting stream of small bubbles.
NOSE: White flowers and melon, with a citrusy final note.
PALATE: Sour, refreshing, a little mineral. Joyfully rich of bubble.
FOOD PAIRING: Happy Hour and Aperitif. Thanks to its structural complexity, makes also a great pairing with mix of Tapas or Antipasto, Risotto with seasonal vegetables or fresh fish.

 

More information about our Appellation of the official website of MONTECARLO DOC

Read more

 

 

Additional information

Weight1.2 kg
Dimensions15 × 15 × 50 cm

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review.