Antinori - Tenuta MontenisaMarchese Antinori Donna Cora Satèn 2016Product code: 11996
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Tenuta Montenisa Marchese Antinori Donna Cora Satèn is a sparkling wine that offers a tantalizing and elegant drinking experience. The wine is produced in the Franciacorta region of Lombardy, Italy and is made from 100% Chardonnay grapes. It has a pale yellow color with green hues and a fine, creamy perlage that creates an inviting visual appeal.
On the nose, the wine exudes fruity and floral aromas of apple, pear, and acacia blossom, along with subtle notes of bread crust. Its velvety and smooth texture creates a refreshing palate with gentle acidity and balanced fruit flavors that finish with a dry, mineral touch. This Satèn is perfect for a special occasion or to elevate any moment into a celebration.
Donna Cora offers a brilliant yellow color to the eye. Its foam is creamy, with a delicate and persistent perlage. The nose is refined with pleasant floral sensations. The palate shows much finesse and balance, characterized by great elegance.
About the Winery
Established in 1999, Tenuta Montenisa is an exceedingly renowned winery located in the heart or middle of the territory of Franciacorta in Italy. The wine estate experiences the qualities and benefits of the region around the Borgo di Calino municipality. It, in turn, allows Tenuta Montenisa to produce wines of a superior standard.
The history of Tenuta Montenisa remains closely linked with that of the Maggi family. The wine estate had remained under the ownership of the historical family hailing from Brescia for a significant time. Some people consider the vineyards and plots owned by the winery to represent the existence of production and sale by Marchese Antinori. Today, Tenuta Montenisa remains renowned globally for its highly-acclaimed wines that numerous people across the globe enjoy on multiple occasions. The drinks pair well with several dishes and cuisines.
Tenuta Montenisa deals with and plants several grape varieties. They had gotten chosen carefully after much consideration of the area’s climatic and soil conditions. For that reason, the winery works with Pinot Noir, Pinot Blanc, and Chardonnay. It allows the winery to produce wines with unique attributes and characteristics. For instance, the drinks Tenuta Montenisa develops using Chardonnay possess a rich aroma with fruity and floral notes. On the other hand, the drinks made using Pinot Blanc give off a mineral and zesty feel. Conversely, the wines produced from Pinot Noir grapes have and deliver an elegant personality and structure.
Tenuta Montenisa conducts careful and supervised cultivation practices in its vineyards. The workers ensure they do not affect the natural workings of the fields. Instead, they operate with respect for biodiversity and the environment. The parcels possess well-drained soil having a high content of minerals. It allows the planted grapevines to be of the highest quality with plump and sweet fruits as yield.