A few glistening slices of Prosciutto San Daniele. Some fresh cut green melon cubes. It's the aperitivo hour, the time to wash away the jive of the day with a few bites, cathartic conversation, and a glass of cold, fresh, sparkling wine with faint notes of honeysuckle and wisteria. Prosecco is tailor-made for such moments, and this uncomplicated bubbly, Nino Franco's Rustico, fits the bill perfectly and is one of the top values in sparkling wine!
Aromas of white spring flower, Bartlett pear and citrus waft out of the glass. The racy, refreshing palate is full of energy, offering crisp yellow-apple, lemon drop and orange zest flavors balanced by vibrant acidity. A perlage of small, refined and continuous bubbles provides the silky backdrop.JS91
Aromas of green apple, lime blossom and zest on the nose. Lime-curd and brioche flavors, too. It’s medium-bodied and elegant with bright acidity and fine bubbles. Drink now.RP87
The NV Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore Brut Rustico is made with no perceived residual sugar. The bouquet shows aromas of dried cut grass and lemon zest. The wine is polished and clean with a great sense of sharpness and energy. It has the acidity and the cutting effervescence to keep the palate clean and refreshed.VN89
The NV Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore Rustico shows a remarkably fresh and crisp bouquet full of floral-laced orchard fruits. It balances soothing textures with bright acids, minerals and ripe orchard fruits to create a pleasantly round expression, and then leaves the palate feeling completely refreshed.