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How Good is Ca’ d’Or Pas Dosé Franciacorta?

Wine Assessment of 2011 Ca’ d’Or Selezione Grand Classic Pas Dosé Riserva Franciacorta DOCG, Italy

Rating: 88/100

This ‘Millesimato’ (perceive classic wine, from a single yr’s harvest versus a mix) was constructed from 55 % Chardonnay and 45 % Pinot Noir from the peculiar 2011 classic described by the vineyard as “characterised by main climatic modifications.

After 7 months for the primary fermentation in small metal tanks, the wine was refermented in bottle utilizing the standard technique, and aged on its lees (sur lattes) for 48 months.

Tasting Notes

This Franciacorta glowing is available in a vivid and glossy lemon-yellow coloration with hints of gold hues.

The nostril is considerably restrained, that includes delicate hints of floral elderflower aromas, some lime and acidic orange juice, along with discrete biscuit notes.

Being with out added sugars, this can be a very dry and mineral glowing wine, with a pointy acidity and no sweetness by any means. Bubbles are positive and the physique simply coating-enough the crisp and citrusy acidity. Flavors are grassy, with hay and lime with components of spicy white pepper and nutmeg, on a delicate brioche background.


A Franciacorta wine that includes clear and acute —name it mineral— an fragrant and taste profile, to pair with elegant but wealthy meals, exact and mineral, acidic additionally that can pair properly with creamy seafood entrees or dishes.

Get pleasure from 🙂

Julien Miquel

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