Borgo Maragliano 2016 'Francesco Galliano' Blanc de Blancs, Piedmont

Borgo Maragliano 2016 'Francesco Galliano' Blanc de Blancs, Piedmont

Item Number: 16589

UPC: 8-033765920063

Country: Italy
Region: Piedmont
Sub Region: Asti
Appellation/AVA: Piedmont DOC
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Vintage: 2016
Grape(s): 100% Chardonnay
Type: Wine - Sparkling
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Pack: 6
Closure: Cork
Alc by Vol(%): 12.5
Total Acidity: 6.5 g/L
Soil Type: 30% tufaceous rock, 68% sandstone, 2% calcium
Elevation: 410 meters

Sparkling Method: Traditional

Winemaking Notes: The Chardonnay is bottled the April after harvest with yeast and sugar. It then undergoes second fermentation in the bottle. The wine continues to mature on its lees for about 36 months in bottle with regular riddling.

Tasting Notes: The Francesco Galliano Blanc de Blancs is a delicate and refined sparkling wine. The structured bouquet features sensations of fruit, lime, aromatic herbs, honey, and acacia blossom. It is both harmonious and delicious.