Rose extra brut Franciacorta

Rosé Extra Brut Franciacorta

Made from 100% Pinot Noir grapes exclusively from Santus vineyards. Remarkable structure and complexity, savoury and persistent, rich in the typical Pinot Noir aromas and flavours, such as redcurrant, blackberry, raspberry and strawberry.


  • Vintage: 2012
  • Area of vineyard: 9.5 ha
  • Agronomist: Gianfranco Pagano and Pierluigi Donna
  • Enologist: Alessandro Santini
  • Type of soil: morenic
  • Grapes: Pinot Noir 100%
  • Vine training technique: spurred cordon
  • Vine density per hectare: 5950
  • Yield per hectare: 8000 kg
  • Winemaking: gentle pressing, maceration on skins. Alcoholic fermentation takes place in stainless steel and thermoconditioned vats.
  • Ageing: 6 months in stainless steel tanks
  • Bottle ageing on lees: minimum 40 months
  • Sugar residue: 3 g / L
  • Features: light pink with big structure and complexity with rich flavours such as redcurrant, blackberry, raspberry and strawberry. It is mineral rich and has a persistent taste.
  • Matching: crustacean seafood, sea urchins, fish soup. It is particularly suggested with rare red meat.
  • Serving temperature: 8-10 ° c
  • Sulphites:  total sulphur dioxide less than 59 mg / L (law limit 185 mg / L)