Antica Fratta

Quintessence RISERVA Franciacorta DOCG Extra Brut

58.50 CHF
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Quintessence is the Franciacorta "made to think", alive, with iridescent aromas that evolve in the glass to give, with each sip, a new emotion. Franciacorta is the quintessence of Franciacorta, "extracted"
of a varied terroir but with a unicum that makes it recognizable: a concentrate of territory, technique and passion.
It was born in 2005, thanks to an accomplice harvest: ripe, concentrated bunches arrived in the cellar, ideal for highly complex Franciacorta bases, faithful to their varietal identity. They were squeezed
Chardonnay handpicked from mature vineyards, inclined to donate long-lived wines. The following spring, an assembly was devised where the elegance of Chardonnay predominated on the structure brought by Pinot Noir. The refinement had to be prolonged, five years on the lees, and the Franciacorta carat weight such as to support a very low dosage, Extra Brut. Quintessence was born, the crowning glory of the Antica Fratta project, the quintessence of its history and its territory. Seven thousand copies only, presented in a precious box.

Partly of Morainic origin, loose, drained, with abundant skeleton.

Chardonnay; Pinot noir from different cru.

100 quintals of grapes / hectare is the maximum yield allowed.

VINTAGE: obtained from a careful selection of the best grapes of the thousandth indicated, chosen to guarantee evolution and freshness;
pinot noir, vinified in white, contributes to giving structure and complexity to the elegant and aromatic dominance of chardonnay.

Early September when the grapes reach the ideal sugar ripeness, keeping fresh and dynamic acidity that
they guarantee great evolutions over time.

Over 70 months from the harvest, of which at least 60 months on the lees. After disgorgement the bottles still rest in the cellar for
at least another 10 months.

COLOR: Intense yellow with golden reflections.

BOUQUET: Large, elegant, of great finesse and evolution, excellent fruit
dry and tropical.

TASTE: In the mouth rich and fresh, explosion of fragrance in aromatic nuances, great personality, structured and long persistence.

Very fine and persistent, creamy foam.

Franciacorta for any occasion, from large aperitifs to shellfish and tasty fish lunches. Excellent with meats and cheeses.


PRESSURE: 5 atmospheres

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The wines are packaged in special packaging and shipments are made by a specialized haulier.

Delivery time

1-3 working days

Delivery costs - Shipping rates

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for orders from 0 to 99 CHF:

0-12 bottles  = CHF 15.00

13-24 bottlesCHF 30.00

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IBAN: CH860023623614190701Y
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Jurisdiction: 6830 Chiasso
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