Grown and made by Cantina Sancio of Riccardo Sancio in Spotorno (SV - Italy), 'Lady Chatterley' is 100% Lumassina grapes from his vineyard in Spotorno, which is one of the several coastal Ligurian towns just south of Savona, Italy; the best grapes are selected for a classic method (champenoise) sparkling wine, at least 24 months sur lies, and brut dosage; as enclosure it uses wire caging over TCA-free Mystik corks ("technical characteristics [...] especially adapted to winemakers who propose sparkling wines for ageing [...] with low or no sulphites."). As for the artistic label scenery and the wine's fanciful name, author D.H. Lawrence spent one year of his life in Spotorno just before writing 'Lady Chatterley's Lover'. Made in micro-batches, very limited quantity available, an exclusive direct import in Oregon by Delfino Fine Wines.
Liguria, a picturesque region in northwestern Italy, is renowned for its stunning coastal landscapes, historic towns, and delectable culinary offerings. One of the hidden gems of Ligurian gastronomy is Lumassina Brut, a delightful sparkling wine that encapsulates the region's essence. Lumassina Brut is crafted from the indigenous Lumassina grape variety, which thrives in Liguria's unique microclimate. This effervescent delight boasts a crisp and refreshing character, with notes of apple, pear, citrus, and a subtle minerality that perfectly complements the region's seafood-rich cuisine. Whether enjoyed overlooking the azure waters of the Ligurian Sea or paired with a plate of freshly caught seafood, Lumassina Brut embodies the region's charm and taste, making it a delightful choice for any discerning wine enthusiast.