Cornaleto Franciacorta
REGION
Lombardia
VINTAGE
1998 Riserva
ALCOHOL
12.5% Vol.
AGEING
7 - 10 years
GRAPES
Chardonnay

WINE CHARACTERISTICS
Natural bottle fermentation with no added sugar for 3-9 months followed by a further ageing of 14 years.

PAIRS WITH
Risotto alla Milanese, Tortelloni con Ricotta e Spinaci Burro e Salvia, Carpaccio di Pesce. Oysters, Salmon, Grilled Sardines, Eels or on its own

SERVING TEMPERATURE
46 - 50 °F (8 - 10 °C)

PACKAGING
12 bottles ML750

TASTING NOTES
Bright straw yellow, with tints of green ageing to a golden hue. Nose has opulent tones of mango, pineapple, hazelnut, vanilla and toasted yeast with wild mint on the palatte. Well structured and lingering finish.

AWARDS | NEWS
• 90 pts James Suckling