Sparkling wine Freixenet, Cava Brut Nature Vintage, 2012
The wine is characterized by exquisite pale golden color.
The taste of wine is light and fresh, replete with citrus tones (lemon, grapefruit), shades of plum and juicy apples.
In the small and pleasant aromatic bouquet of wine present tone of juicy green apples, hay and mint, as well as the nuances of mint and tobacco.
The wine is ideal as an aperitif, goes well with light appetizers, caviar, seafood, tapas.
The grapes for Cava Brut Nature Vintage assembled by hand in plastic boxes of 25 kg. At the plant grapes exposed to clean and easy pneumatic compression for the first extraction of juice. Juice left for 24 hours for precipitation of solids. Bottled wine is aged for 30-40 months.
Freixenet company was founded in 1889 after Pedro Ferrer Bosch, owner of the vineyard "La Freixeneda" married Dolores Sala Vive, heiress of the wine trade house with a 200-year history of "Sala". Freshenet is one of the largest and oldest manufacturers of sparkling wine from Spain, which exports its products to more than 120 countries worldwide. The winery is located in the Penedès region, in the heart of Catalonia, 40 km south-west of Barcelona. Climate and chalky soil of this region is ideal for growing grapes.
Cava - Spanish term for sparkling wines of high quality. These wines are made exclusively from the Spanish grape varieties. Selected for the production of the best raw materials. The wine goes through a complicated, expensive and unique process of fermentation in the bottle classical. Freixenet wines have won numerous awards and prizes. And in 1987 the winery was awarded a special honor - it was visited by King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia.