Riceviamo con piacere da BlindTasted Bordeaux i risultati della degustazione delle nostre 4 etichette che hanno partecipato alla degustazione alla Cieca diretta da Mr. Andreas Larsson, premiato Miglior Sommelier del Mondo – ASI. Il giudizio ci pare ottimo, e potete leggere i risultati qui in calce. Se invece volete vedere i video della degustazione, ecco i link:

Extra Brut 2011



• Franciacorta Riserva Dosaggio Zero 2008: Bright light golden color with a fine mousse. Mature nose, discreet but complex with apricot, pear, ripe citrus, crushed nuts and some pastry/butter notes. Nicely rounded palate with fine extract a gentle creamy texture with layers of stone fruit, ripe citrus and pastry notes. the finish is long and lingering with fine intensity and freshness.  91/100
• Franciacorta Satén Brut 2011: Bright straw color with a light golden hue. Some maturity and autolytic complexity with fresh butter, roasted nuts, brioche and pale stone fruit notes. Good grip and power on the palate, fresh and vivid with layered fruit, nutty notes and a long creamy finish. 91/100
• Franciacorta Rosé Extra Brut 2011: Rather deep pink with a fine mousse. Floral nose with some autolytic hints of brioche, butter and crushed red berries. The palate is bone dry, yet with generous fruit, some spicy ginger and aniseed notes, lightly creamy with a fresh, distinct finish. 90/100
• Franciacorta Extra Brut NV: Pale straw color with a young vivid mousse. Pure nose of citrus, lemongrass, crushed apple and green tea. The palate has medium weight with a bright freshness, well balanced mousse with youthful fruit zesty notes and rather long crisp finish. 88/100