1701 Franciacorta Brut NV (750ml/12)
About 1701 Franciacorta
On the top of Santa Giulia hill, beside the Cluniac church of the same name, lies the glorious eighteenth century villa Palazzo Cazzago – home to the 1701 winery. The villa dates back to several families of Italian nobility, with 15 hectares of hillside in Cazzago San Martino, Franciacorta.
The “1701” name was chosen to recall the first vinification of the estate’s “Brolo”, a sun-drenched 4 hectare vineyard framed by 11th century walls.
1701 is a certified ...New York, New Jersey
Disgorged after 30 months, the color is a deep bright yellow with fine perlage. The nose is reminiscent of brioche, balsamic and graphite. The palate is full and well integrated, with notes of geranium, anisette, bell pepper and a bright, clean finish.