In the glass, the Pas Operé Extra Brut Franciacorta 1.5 l Magnum by Bellavista shows a brilliantly shimmering golden yellow colour. The pearl play of this spumante is extremely fine, elegant and long-lasting in the glass. In the middle, the tone changes into a beautiful color. If you swivel the glass, this spumante is characterized by a fascinating lightness, which makes it swinging in the glass. The first nose of the Pas Operé Extra Brut Franciacorta 1.5 l Magnum shows nuances of apples, quinces and plums. The fruity parts of the bouquet are accompanied by notes of cask ageing as well as even more fruity-balsamic nuances.
The Pas Operé Extra Brut Franciacorta 1.5 l Magnum by Bellavista is ideal for all connoisseurs who like it dry. However, it never appears sparse or brittle, as you can expect with a wine. Lightfooted and multifaceted, this melty and silky spumante presents itself on the palate. The finale of this spumante from the Lombardy wine-growing region, more precisely from Franciacorta DOCG, finally captivates with a remarkable reverberation. The finish is also accompanied by mineral facets of limestone-dominated soils.
Vinification of Bellavista Pas Operé Extra Brut Franciacorta 1.5 l Magnum
The basis for the first-class and wonderfully elegant Cuvée Pas Operé Extra Brut Franciacorta 1.5 l Magnum from Bellavista are Chardonnay and Pinot Noir grapes. The grapes grow under optimal conditions in Lombardy. Here the vines dig their roots deep into soils of limestone. Quite clearly, the Pas Operé Extra Brut Franciacorta 1.5 l Magnum is also determined by more than just the soil Franciacorta DOCG. In the best sense of the word, this Italian can be described as wine of the Old World, which presents itself exceptionally elegantly. If the perfect physiological maturity is ensured, the grapes for the Pas Operé Extra Brut Franciacorta 1.5 l Magnum are harvested exclusively manually without the help of coarse and less selective grape-fuller. After the harvest, the grapes are brought to the press house in the fastest way. Here they are selected and carefully ground. This is followed by fermentation of the base wines. After the Spumante has been assembled, it is further expanded on the basis of classical bottle fermentation. It is followed by a bottle store for 60 months.
Food recommendation for the Pas Operé Extra Brut Franciacorta 1.5 l Magnum by Bellavista
This spumante from Italy should best be enjoyed chilled at 8 - 10°C. It goes perfectly as an accompanying wine with fried trout with ginger pear, omelette with salmon and fennel or coconut lime fish curry.
Awards for the Pas Operé Extra Brut Franciacorta 1.5 l Magnum by Bellavista
This wine from Franciacorta DOCG inspires not only us, but also well-known critics awarded him 90 points and more. Among the reviews are
- Bibenda (Duemilavini) - 5 grapes
- Gambero Rosso - 3 Jars
- James Suckling - 92 Points
- Wine Spectator - 92 Points
|Style of Wine:||Spumante|
|Sweetness:||brut - bruto|
|Sub region:||Franciacorta DOCG (IT)|
|Occasion & Theme:||Reception , Gift for good friends , wedding , Mother's Day , Romantic Dinner , New Year's Eve|
|Ageing in:||small barrel , bottle fermentation|
|Grape Variety:||Chardonnay , Pinot Noir|
|Quality Classification & Rating:||DOCG Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita|
|Awards:||Bibenda (Duemilavini) - 5 Trauben , Gambero Rosso - 3 Gläser , James Suckling - 92 Punkte , Wine Spectator - 92 Punkte|
|Maturation:||American Oak , bottle fermentation|
|Duration of maturation (in Months):||60|
|Aromas & Palate Notes:||Pomacious Fruit , stone fruits , vegetable / vegetal , spicy|
|Mouthfeel/ Texture:||seidig , schmelzig|
|Optimal serving temperature in °C:||8 - 10|
|Stil:||Alte Welt , vornehm|
|Food Pairing:||Light dishes|
|Flaschendesign & Ausstattung:||Champagne bottle , modern|
|Flaschengröße in l:||1,5 Magnum|
|Lagerfähigkeit in Jahren ab JG:||15|
|Alcohol % ABV:||12,5|
|Allergens & Misc. Ingredients:||contains sulfites and sulfur dioxide|
|Inverkehrbringer:||Cantina Bellavista - Via Bellavista 5 - 25030 Erbusco BS - Italien|