Franciacorta Saten

Franciacorta Saten


Wine name:  Franciacorta D.O.C.G. Brut “Satèn”.

Grape variety:  Chardonnay 100%.

Soil composition: Alluvional morain soil of early origin with an extremely sandy structure and very frequent presence of morain stones.

Exposure and height : South-west exposure with light slope, 230 meters above sea-level.

Growing system and plant spacing : Sylvoz training system, density of 4000 plants per ha.

Grape production: 60 ql./ha.

Harvest timing:  Mid August sees hand picking of Chardonnay grapes destined to become vintage wine.

Vinification: Gentle pressing of whole grapes by pneumatic press. Only the best must will be used for vintage wine, the characteristics of which will be enhanced by frequent bâtonnage.

Period of time left on the yeasts : 50 months

Sizes : 0,75l

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