Franciacorta Satén NV
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A 100% Chardonnay that rolls unexpectedly and surprisingly on the palate. A blend of contrasting aromas where the sweetness of the flowers, honey and exotic fruit intermingle with savoury and stimulating hints. 36 months on lees, its intense golden colour is enhanced by fragrant vanilla yeasty notes. Low gassing and sugary syrup enhance its smoothness, like SATIN, hence the name SATÈN. Pleasantly sharp and good persistence.
Grapes: Chardonnay 100% (intense golden colour)
Winemaking: Hand selection of golden, sun-kissed bunches from 18 years-old vineyards. Delicate pressing, selected yeasts and low fermentation temperature. 10% of Franciacorta basic wine into barriques.
Ageing in bottle: 36 months.
Bouquet in the nose: Delicate and intense with a prevailing sensation of honey, banana and yeast enhanced by fragrant vanilla.
Flavour: Perfect for those new to Traditional Method wines! A blend of contrasting aromas where the sweetness of the flowers, honey and exotic fruit intermingle with savoury and stimulating hints.