Gran Cuvée Rosé

100% Aglianico del Vulture. Fantini Gran Cuveé Rosé Vino Spumante Brut is pomegranate in color, with elegant and persistent perlage. Its bouquet jumps out of the glass with ripe notes of cherry fruit, raspberry, red currant and wild strawberries confirmed on a fresh, flavorful and well-balanced palate.

“The goal of the winery is to produce wines of excellent value and quality that can be enjoyed by all wine aficionados.”


Wine exported to

USA

Grape Varieties:

100% Aglianico del Vulture

Fermentation container:

Stainless steel

Type of yeast:

Selected yeast

Malolactic fermentation:

No

Aging containers:

Stainless steel

Aging in bottle:

Several months

Closure:

Cork

Organic:

No

Vineyard location:

Acerenza and Venosa

Soil composition:

Volcanic soil

Vine training:

Guyot

Altitude:

1,640-2,625 feet (500-800 feet) above sea level

Vine density:

3-6 tons per hectare

Yield:

3,000-4,000 vines per hectare

Exposure:

Southern

Age of vines:

20-25 years

Time of harvest:

Mid-October

Total yearly production (in bottles):

60,000

Tasting notes:

A color reminiscent of pomegranate juice, with elegant and persistent perlage, its bouquet jumps out of the glass with ripe notes of cherry, raspberry, red currant and wild strawberries confirmed on a fresh, flavorful and well balanced palate.

Serving temperature:

Best served at 8-10 °C (46.4-50 °F).

Food pairings:

Pair with fish based appetizers, sushi and Asian cusine. Also as an aperititf

Aging potential:

Up to 1.5 years

Alcohol:

12 %

Winemaker:

Rino Santeusanio