Saten Franciacorta

Satèn Franciacorta Millesimato

With the Satèn Santus Franciacorta , you can find the freshness and clarity of a pure Franciacorta, always looking for the harmony between sweetness and a variety of flavours, which characterise it with every sip.
It is produced from 100% Chardonnay grapes, harvested later than the normal grape harvest, to give it more body and a more complex structure. The colour of this Satèn is an intense yellow, characterised by great softness and elegance, for the most sophisticated palates.
The palate is welcomed with pleasant citrus flavours and white fruit.


  • Vintage: 2012
  • Area of vineyard: ha 9,5
  • Agronomist: Gianfranco Pagano and Pierluigi Donna
  • Enologist: Alessandro Santini
  • Type of soil: morenic
  • Grapes: chardonnay 100%
  • Vine training technique: spurred cordon
  • Vine density per hectare: 5950
  • Yield per hectare: 8000 Kg
  • Winemaking: gentle pressing, maceration on skins. Alcoholic and malolactic fermentation takes place in French oak barrels
  • Ageing: 6 months in French oak barriques
  • Bottle ageing on lees: minimum 30 months
  • Sugar residue: 6 g / L
  • Features: golden yellow, elegant, of great texture and persistence, with notes of ripe fruit and citrus fruit. The palate is creamy, savoury and complex.
  • Matching: delicate risotto, fish courses and also compliments prosciutto crudo di, Parma, medium aged cheese.
  • Serving temperature: 8-10 ° c
  • Sulphites: total sulphur dioxide less than 59 mg / L (law limit 185 mg / L)