1701 Franciacorta Sullerba Non Dosato 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
Sullerba is Chardonnay classic method. First fermentation is done in amphora on native yeast. Second fermentation in bottle using as re-starter must of the same grapes. Wine is not disgorged and is to be served unfiltered. The nose has hints of pineapple and white pepper, thyme and rosemary. Zesty with bright acidity and fine bubbles.