Primo Franco

About

This is the eponymous Prosecco of 3rd generation winemaker Primo Franco. Smooth and creamy, Primo Franco is a single-vineyard vintage Prosecco made exclusively from a specific parcel of a large vineyard located in Valdobbiadene. The parcel is always the same each year and produces top quality Glera. 

 

 

Color

Pale, straw-colored, bright

 

Aroma

Intense and persistent, aromatic, fruity and balanced.

 

Taste

Smooth and creamy with a nice core of ripe grape and apple flavors that gain complexity on the finish.

 

Vintage

2012

 

Type

Sparkling

 

Grape Variety Used

100% Glera

 

Appellation

Valdobbiadene

 

Alcohol

10.50%

 

Length/Type of Fermentation

Pressing, de-stemming, cooling of must and fermentation at a controlled temperature in “cuve close”.

 

Length/Type of Aging

30 day stay in bottles in the cellar before release.

 

Residual Sugar

30 g/L