Prosecco is one of the most famous Italian sparkling wines.
It is produced in the Conegliano Valdobbiadene DOCG wine district.
The main grape is Glera.
Fruit. Apple. Pear.
Italian. Asian. Sushi.
Antipasti. Coctail Sandwiches. Focaccia.
Parma Ham. Air dryed Ham.
Mini Quiches. Frittata. Smoked Salmon.
Asparagus. Avocado. Artichokes.
Panettone. Popcorn. (Yes!)
Biscuits. Macarons. Sweet Soufflés.
Crème Brulée. Fruit Salad. Melon. Figs. Chocolate.
The light and fruity, tank-produced bubbles from Northern Italy have had a boom sale in recent years.
It has taken the role as an alternative to expensive Champagne after Spanish Cava.
At best they are fresh and nuanced with their pure apple, pear and lemon tones, but they can also be too sugar-rich, sticky, and synthetic. So take care.