Fantinel – Zuccolo

Grape: Glera (Prosecco) 100%

Pronunciation: ‘Pross-eck-oh’

Region: Friuli

Zone: DOC of Prosecco

Producer Info: 

In Friuli’s Grave zone, central Friuli Venezia-Giulia, Fantinel’s Prosecco vineyards enjoy sunny summers and cool night. There is a balance of warm air coming from the Adriatic coast and a fresh cool breeze from the Dolomites.

Limestone soil transfers into the wines a minerality andfreshness that is unique to this part of Italy. Fantinel’s immaculate vineyards lie 300-400m above sea level.

Tasting note:

This is certainly a step up from many high volume produced Prosecco wines, offering a noticeable difference in quality and freshness. A superior Prosecco with elegant floral aromas balanced with notes of peaches and green pear. the palate is creamy and persistent with a long, refreshing finish of lemon and peach, with a great acid cut reminiscent of crunchy, green apples.

Growing System: Guyot

Alcohol (%): 11%