Monte Rossa Franciacorta Prima Cuvee Brut
Bottle (75 cl - Standard)
Monte Rossa is a prestigious winery from Franciacorta wine region in Italy specialised in the production of top quality sparkling wines made in the Traditional Method. In 1972 the winery was purchased by the Robotti family and nowadays Emanuele Robotti manages the entire winery. Its vineyards are spread on 70 hectares and produce about 500000 bottles of sparkling wines each year.
Located in the north, Lombardia is one of Italy’s most dynamic wine regions. It offers a wide range of Italian wines and is home to 5 DOCG and 20 DOC appellations. Franciacorta is one of Lombardia’s best known Italian sparkling wines. It is in fact Italy's answer to Champagne and the most important producer of méthode champenoise sparkling wines in Italy.
Chardonnay is the most famous white wine grape variety in the world. The best Chardonnay wines are generally to be found in Burgundy (especially Chablis) and California but many good quality examples will be also found in Italy, Australia, New Zealand and parts of South America. If maturated in oak barrels the Chardonnay wine will reveal notes of vanilla, butter, smoke and hints of sweet spices. Meanwhile unoaked Chardonnay wines acquire mineral, citrusy and fruity flavours.