Quadra Franciacorta QGreen Vegan 2012
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The very first Certified Vegan sparkling wine from Italy! Predominantly Chardonnay, it rested 60 months on lees and its straw yellow body presents a fine yet persistent perlage. Aromas of citrus and stone fruit are supported by a creamy body and harmonised with notes of yeast and bread crust.
Grapes: 70% Chardonnay, 16% Pinot Blanc, 14% Pinot Noir (straw yellow colour)
Soil Types: moraine and fluvial-glacial origin
Wine-making: Hand harvested from 09/08 to 07/09,placed in small cases. Then soft pressing, fermentation in stainless steel tanks (89%) and in barrels (11%)
Ageing in a bottle: 60 months
Dosage: 6 g/l (brut)
Bouquet at the nose&flavours: Aromas of citrus and stone fruit are supported by a creamy body and harmonised with notes of yeast and bread crust. Consistent Perlage.
Distinctive feautires: produced according to the rules of Vegan philosophy
Food Pairing: aperitifs&entrees, pan-tossed vegetables, tofu and seitan specialities