16 must-try terroir-driven Proseccos

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If you think that all Prosecco is the same – simple, light and bubbly – then think again. Richard Baudains looks at a new set of sub-zones within the region’s premium growing area which highlight wines of unique terroir character. See his top 16 Proseccos with a real sense of place...
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Prosecco
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Merotto, Cuvée del Fondatore, Rive di Col San Martino, Valdobbiadene Brut 2012
17/20pts (90/100pts)
Very classic, delicate Prosecco notes of wisteria and lovely creamy texture on the palate with perfectly judged perlage. Fresh in the middle, hints of lemon rind, pear skins and honey on the finish. Balance and refinement.
Price: £16.50 Vinitalia
Drink 2014
Alc 11.5%