How well do you know about Prosecco? Don’t worry if you don’t, we got you covered. Prosecco is an Italian versatile sparkling white wine as compared to Champagne. Its light, fruity style, and taste are what make it incomparable. It is a crisp wine and vibrant wine that is perfect for parties, birthday celebrations, weddings, brunches, or dinners. Moreover, it can be used for cooking Thai food as well as it has a medium amount of acidity.
What is Prosecco made up of?
Prosecco is made up by using the Charmat method which means that the second fermentation takes place in a stainless steel tank without sediments. This process is a game changer of Prosecco wine, this is where magic is created! It allows the fruit characteristics to shine through the process which results in giving the wine freshness. This process involves less pressure in it, this is what gives it a light texture as compared to champagnes. Moreover, it does not see any oak maturation or aging.
Prosecco is made to be frizzy, light, and fun. Prosecco consists of flavors such as citrus, apple, pear, and florals which serve as a great drink to be enjoyed at any time. Grapes are hand-picked due to which the Prosecco is rich in taste, layers, and flavors.
Is Prosecco high in alcohol?
No, Prosecco is not high in alcohol at all. It is a popular choice because it contains the least amount of alcohol. Most Prosecco contains only 12 percent of alcohol. Prosecco is the best choice for those who light wines with less alcohol consumption.
Prosecco is delicious to eat with Thai food! Do try it, if you have not yet.
What are some of the best Prosecco wines?
Prosecco is a wine brand that further has many varieties and all are easily available in Thailand. It’s understandable why Thais are obsessed with Prosecco. Some of the best Prosecco wines are mentioned below:
- Aldi Valdobbiadene prosecco superiore NV
- The Wine Society prosecco brut NV
- Sacchetto prosecco extra dry Fili NV
- Romeo & Juliet prosecco di Treviso brut DOC NV
- Casa Belfi prosecco colfondo frizzante NV
Top Prosecco Picks in Thailand
If we talk more specifically about which Prosecco is the best, here are those five best Prosecco wines mentioned along with their characteristics:
· Terra Organica Prosecco 11% ABV
This wine is frozen during production to attain maximum freshness and vitality. Its flavor includes ripe golden apple with notes of mountain flowers.
· Della Vite Superiore DOCG Prosecco 11.5% ABV
It is produced from old authentic vines and is fermented further for lasting for an extended period. It consists of mineral crostini and chamomile notes as well as a hint of sweetness in it.
· La Gioiosa Gold Prosecco DOC Treviso 11% ABV
This Prosecco wine is made from organic grapes to attain the best quality. The wine is delicate and rich in its texture. Furthermore, it contains peach and green apple along with notes of acacia and lilac.
· Zonin Prosecco Brut DOC
It is rated as one of the top picks of Prosecco by almost all wine lovers. It has a pale green color with a yellow hue with pure notes of green apples and lime. It is ideal for a cocktail or meal.
· Sassello Prosecco DOC
It is pale green with a little frizz in it. Contains appetizing peach and yellow fruits. It is worth trying! It may look like it’s not worth it but fill it in your glass and try it, you will love it for sure.