Monogram - Franciacorta Dosage Zero 2016 Ml. 750
Monogram Zero è la Cuvée di prestigio di Castel Faglia ottenuta dai migliori cru grazie all’ottimale esposizione dei centenari terrazzamenti di cui dispone l’azienda. Prodotto esclusivamente, nel perfetto equilibrio dalla selezione delle migliori cuvée di uve Chardonnay e in parte di Pinot Nero, per raggiungere la massima complessità ed eleganza aromatica. Al degorgement non riceve aggiunte di zuccheri.
The company’s name originates from the castle of the ancient owner Faglia, set on a hill of morainic origin at 300 metres above sea level, with vine-clad terraces. Thanks to it’s perfect exposure to the rocky earth and microclimate, a very unique grape is obtained because produced in an environment with incomparable features. The area is exposed to continental climate, which alternates to a mild mediterranean climate, with the consequence of temperature leaps which frequently cause rough summer hail storms.
The selection of grapes to be used for the production of Franciacorta is of basic importance to Castel Faglia. As a matter of fact Castel Faglia gathers it’s grapes not from huge vineyards, but from small plots of land farmed as precious little gardens, resulting in the developement of grape bunches with different aromatic features. Castel Faglia vineyards, spreading out to about 17 hectares, as a Franciacorta policy, are solely composed of Chardonnay, Pinot Bianco and Pinot Nero vine varieties.
|Ageing and Fining||Primary fermentation 80% in stainless steel vats and 20% in small oak casks, secondary bottle fermentation (classic method). Matured for 24 months minimum|
|Color||Straw-gold with green reflexes, creamy mousse with a refined and persistent perlage|
|Perlage||Fine e persistente, con una spuma cremosa|
|Aroma||The scent is elegant, typical with a complex fragrance of fruit|
|Aroma||Bread Crust, Fruity, Spicy|
|Taste||Dry to the palate, refined and structured, where flavour and freshness prevail; an aroma of fresh almonds and aromatic spices|
|Serving temperature||4°- 6° C.|
|Blend description||Chardonnay, Pinot bianco|
|Matching||Sushi and Sashimi, Fish tartare, Cold fish starters, Pasta with fish, Rice with fish, Fish soup, White meat, Fish-fry, Fish|
|Ideal with||Seafood starters, Seafood Pasta Dishes, Meat White, Fish|