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S9E1: Franciacorta DOCG

Glass In Session® Winecast

Episode 1 Season 9
17.8 MB

Franciacorta is a bottle-fermented, classic method produced sparkling  wine with from Northern Italy. It is so much more than what some people call “Italy’s answer to Champagne” (and no): it’s its own unique creature of culture, with its own terroir story to tell.

Resources from this episode:


Christie’s World Encyclopedia of Champagne and Sparkling Wine, Stevenson, T. & Avellan, E. (2014)

Italy’s Native Wine Grape Terroirs [Kindle Edition], D’Agata, I. (2019)

The Origins of Franciacorta in the Italian Renaissance, Archetti, G., (2017)


Franciacorta Consorzio:

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Music: “Write Your Story” by Joystock ( cc_Standard License, Jamendo S.A.)

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