Fantinel Prosecco Extra Dry NV ~ Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
James Suckling, 90/100
Decanter World Wine Awards 2013 Bronze
Decanter World Wine Awards 2011 Commended
San Francisco International Wine Competition 2011 Silver
Decanter World Wine Awards 2010 Silver
San Francisco International Wine Competition 2010 Silver
International Wine Challenge 2009 Commended
The Dallas Wine Competition 2009 Silver
“Prosecco Masters – The Drinks Business” 2015 Bronze
CellarVie ~ "Perpetually championed by wine critics and bedecked with awards this fresh, dry, fruity Prosecco is beautifully accessible with bountiful notes of fresh apples and apricots. Clean, elegant and soft with poised balance this is an elegant and sprightly Italian sparkler."
Tasting Notes ~ "..fine and persistent bead, delicate floral essences and a soft and velvety palate.... Recommended to pair with hor d’oeuvres."
Ranked among the top 10 wines from this region with respect to number of prizes won. Fantinel are a decades old Italian producer based in the mountains north of Lake Garda, Italy. Formed by Mario Paron in the 1960s they now manage 300 hectares of vines spread over three DOC zones: Friuli Grave, Prosecco and Collio.