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Lo Sparviere Brut Cuvée n.7 NV | Franciacorta DOCG | Sparkling wine

(2 customer reviews)

£27.08 £23.56

20 in stock

Setting a high standard, this elegant sparkling wine from Franciacorta DOCG experiences extensive ageing sur lie

This Italian dry sparkling wine comes from Franciacorta DOCG. It is produced using the méthode classique, which is similar to the way Champagne is made. This Brut Cuvée no.7 is even more special, and has been aged sur lie for twice as long as non-vintage Champagne. This allows the wine to develop complex aromas and texture. It comes from a vineyard stretched across a hill facing South-West, in Provaglio d’Iseo in Lombardy. Hand-harvesting took place in late August through early September, with the best grapes carefully selected. The wine is slowly fermented in stainless steel tanks, at the low temperature of 16°C, in order to preserve the delicate fragrance of the grape. The base wine is then matured for seven months in stainless steel, before bottling sur lie to age and develop for another 30 months.

Tasting notes: Pale yellow colour. Elegant aromas of ripe peach, hints of honey, butter, toast bread and almonds. This wine is dry with a full body and medium alcohol. Tangy and fresh, with a balanced aroma and high acidity. It has a creamy mousse and a long, elegant finish.

Awards: Mundus Vini, 2017 Spring Tasting: Silver Medal | I Vini di Veronelli Guide, 2017: 2 Stars | Mundus Vini, 2019 Spring Tasting: Silver Medal | Glass of Bubbly 2018: Gold Medal, Summer Days

Winemaker

Geographical Indication

Grape

Vintage

2019

ABV

13%

SKU: PBT-CHA-IT-LSP-2019-01 Categories: , , , ,
Reviews (2)

2 reviews for Lo Sparviere Brut Cuvée n.7 NV | Franciacorta DOCG | Sparkling wine

  1. Carolyn

    Delicious – crisp and goes well with creamy sauce pasta or just with friends. The girls loved this one – nice and light and not too alcoholic

  2. Marisa

    One of my favourite wines. Pale gold, dry with persistent fizz. Love it!

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