Guido Berlucchi- Berlucchi '61 Saten FranciacortaRegular price $57.95
Producer: Guido Berlucchi
Made In: Lombardy, Italy
Varietal: 90% Chardonnay/10% Pinot Nero
Description: This prestigious sparkling wine hails from the Franciacorta region, renowned for producing some of the finest bubblies in the world. Crafted with meticulous attention to detail, the '61 Saten is a testament to Berlucchi's commitment to quality.
In the glass, this Saten Franciacorta reveals a pale straw color with a fine and persistent perlage that dances gracefully. The nose is an enchanting bouquet of delicate floral notes, intertwining with hints of white peach, subtle citrus, and a touch of brioche. The aromatic profile is refined and inviting, setting the stage for an exquisite tasting experience.
On the palate, it unfolds with finesse and sophistication. The creamy texture is a prelude to a harmonious blend of flavors, where crisp green apple and ripe pear mingle with nuanced mineral undertones. The extended lees aging imparts a subtle complexity, adding layers of richness and depth to this sparkling gem. The finish is long and refreshing, leaving a lingering impression of purity and balance.