Casina Bric Nebbiolo d’Alba Spumante Rosé Brut | NV
Importer Notes: Cuvée 970 in reference to 1970, is the year the Nebbiolo d’Alba Spumante DOC was born! Italy’s 3rd sparkling appelation behind Franciacorta and Prosecco. Producers tend to focus on still reds here, making Nebbiolo bubbles a very rare and exciting exploration.
Grapes: 100% Nebbiolo
Vineyard: 5 hectares, located in Guarene, Roero.
Vine Age: 15 years
Altitude: 300-350 MASL
Soil: Clay, limestone & sand.
Winemaking: Charmat Method. Soft press with stems , 15 day fermentation. 1 year sur lie and 1 year in bottle before release.
Production: 1000 cases
Tasting Notes: Wild rose, strawberry and peach blossoms. Elegant and dry with a lingering perlage.
Pairings: Crostini with anchovies, prosciutto, antipasti.
Critical Acclaim: WA | 90