Franciacorta Cabochon Brut Cased - MonteRossa
- Winery: Monte Rossa
- Origin : Lombardy
- Denomination: Franciacorta DOCG
- Grapes: Chardonnay 70%, Pinot nero 30%
- Serving temperature : 6-8 ° C
- Alcohol volume : 12.5%
- Format : 0.75 L
- Moment to taste it: Celebration
- Pairings: Crustaceans, Molluscs, First and second courses of fish
- Blowup Rating : 9/10
MonteRossa Cabochon Brut is the most prestigious Franciacorta of this winery and is produced from Chardonnay and Pinot Nero grapes .
The MonteRossa cabochon is compact and dense on the nose and releases hints of kiwi and exotic fruits that combine with floral notes of mimosa and broom and aromas of ginger . In the mouth the complex aromas perceived on the nose are confirmed. A Franciacorta of great depth , ample and creamy with a finish of lime and capers. ideal to uncork on special occasions paired with crustaceans, molluscs and fish-based dishes.
After the harvest, the grapes are softly pressed and each cru is vinified in purity . Subsequently, the fermentation takes place in oak barrels and finally the MonteRossa Cabochon ages for over 36 months.