Zorzettig Cabernet Franc2019
£13.50/ 0.75 L btl
What does this wine taste like?
A fresh, delicate, free-flowing Cabernet Franc whose bright red colour and transparency reveal a splendid wine with a subtle nose of earthy aromas of violets and a truly silky mouthfeel. Red fruit wraps around herbal notes of undergrowth, bringing an elegantly rustic forest character to the glass. Every sip enhances its floral profile and a hint of ash also appears in the mix. The elegance of loam soils mixes with the freshness from clay to create almost perfectly-balanced sensations in the mouth. Vegetal hints are discrete and hold back, keeping the spotlight on the fruity transparency of a delicious wine. Mint and ground black pepper also appear, but with no sign of the green peppers common in wines from other countries or regions.
|Subtle / Frutti rossi / Balsamic notes / Scrubland / Floral scents|
|Subtle / Elegant / Fresh|
Drinking and storing
Pasta / Asado argentino / Grilled meats / Cured cheeses
Un cabernet franc impeccable
Un vin parfait ! Je compte en commander à nouveau.
Annalisa is the ambassador of this beautiful Friulian wine family, with a farming history as deep-rooted as it is illustrious in the territory. The vineyards, which are comparable to a Tuscan landscape, are the calling card of the Zorzettig family, which is committed, with oenological rigour, to the enhancement above all of the native vines, with a preference for single varieties in only steel. There are many hectares, about a hundred or so, but they include some of the...