Calcarius, Frecciabomb Orange Pet Nat
Frecciabomb is a sparkling orange wine re-fermented in the bottle, produced from 100% Bombino Bianco - an indigenous grape variety from Puglia. Ripe pineapple, lemon zest, wildflower honey, and a touch of Mediterranean herbs. Great acidity, impossible to ask for more for the summer! Very gluggable Pet Nat.
Valentina Passalacqua oversees a farm comprising 80 hectares of vines, fruit, and vegetables. This project bears the fruits of patient observation, attention to terroir, and a commitment to indigenous varietals. The vineyards are characterised by Kimmeridgian calcareous soils (thus Calcarius) and are true wines of terroir - mineral, tense, and uncompromising. Valentina has been the leading exponent of biodynamics in Puglia since 2000.
What is Calcarius Frecciabomb Orange Pet Nat?
Calcarius Frecciabomb Orange Pet Nat is a specific wine produced by Calcarius. It is a sparkling wine made in the Petillant Naturel (Pet Nat) style and showcases orange.
What does "Orange Pet Nat" mean?
Orange Pet Nat" refers to a sparkling wine made using the Petillant Naturel method, where the wine undergoes a natural fermentation process in the bottle, trapping the carbon dioxide produced and creating a gentle sparkle. The "orange" aspect indicates that the wine is made from white grapes with extended skin contact, resulting in an orange or amber colour.
Is Calcarius Frecciabomb Orange Pet Nat biodynamic?
Yes, Calcarius follows biodynamic winemaking practices for producing their wines, including Frecciabomb Orange Pet Nat. Biodynamic farming views the vineyard as an interconnected ecosystem, considering lunar cycles and utilizing natural preparations to enhance soil health and vine vitality.
Is Calcarius Frecciabomb Orange Pet Nat vegan?
Yes, Calcarius Frecciabomb Orange Pet Nat is vegan-friendly. It is produced without animal-derived fining agents or additives during the winemaking process.
Does Calcarius Frecciabomb Orange Pet Nat contain low sulfites?
Yes, Calcarius Frecciabomb Orange Pet Nat is known for having low sulfite levels. The winery focuses on minimal intervention winemaking practices and often limits sulfur dioxide (SO2) use, resulting in lower sulfite levels than conventionally produced wines.
Origin: Puglia, Italy
Grape variety: Bombino Bianco
Food pairing: Buratta, nibbles, spicy food, fried foods
Bottle size: 75cl
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