Acquesi Brachetto DOC Doux
Bottle (75 cl - Standard)
Acquesi was created by Cuvage - a winery located in Acqui Terme renowned for its Traditional Method sparkling wines-. Acquesi was founded as a tribute to the Art Nouveau style city, Acqui Terme. The winery produces good quality sparkling wines by using the Martinotti Method known also as the Italian Method where the second fermentation takes place in autoclaves allowing the wines to keep their natural bubbles. Acquesi sparkling wines are made with local grape varieties and are very fruit-forward.
Piemonte, located in northwest Italy, is one of the most renowned wine regions in the world. The best Piemonte wines are to be found in Barolo, Barbaresco, and Barbera d'Asti and the main variety for these authentic Italian wines is Nebbiolo. Nebbiolo wines are best known for their "tar and roses'' bouquet. Because of their strong tannins, the wines have excellent cellaring potential. Piedmont wines are also proudly represented by great regarded white wine styles: Moscato d'Asti and Asti Spumante.
Brachetto is a dark-skinned grape variety from Italy. It is notably famous for the production of sweet frizzante and sparkling wine. Generally speaking Brachetto wines are light-bodied, low in alcohol and very aromatic. It reveals rich notes of red and black raspberries, wild strawberries and rose petals. Brachetto wines usually come as a varietal and it is usually referred to as the “lovers wine”.