Bottega – Shine With Every Glass
23rd November 2021
Many will recognize this bottle, a bottle that stands out to you that, it wants to be enjoyed, shining Gold and Pink, Bottega’s unforgettable colour and bottle design have earned Bottega Gold the position of the second best-selling Sparkling Wine in travel retail since 2017, according to the IWSR rankings.
We all buy with our eyes, even when looking for a bottle of Sparkling Wine, we don’t normally get to taste what’s inside the bottle before we put it in our basket. When it comes to imagery, Bottega’s branding shines, literally, reflecting light, you can see yourself in the bottle, it draws your eye towards it and from then we are locked in, the bottle looks fun, you want to pick it up and pour yourself a glass, it gives off the vibe of money and wealth, you know that you’ll be welcomed into any party with a bottle of two of Bottega in your hand.
Standing strong with over four centuries of history in the world of wine and grappa, beginning in 1635, where the forefather of Bottega, Andrea cultivated vines in the hills near Molinetto della Croda in Refrontolo. Fast forward to the 1920’s Domenico Bottega, who was a wine trader and oenologist, identified the best grapes in the vineyard. In 1977 Aldo Bottega along with his wife Rosina founded Distilleria Bottega in Pianzano di Godega (province of Treviso). In 1987 the first blown glass bottles are produced and Distilleria Bottega starts exploring outside Italy, then in 1992 Il Vino dei Poeti Prosecco Spumante is created and the winery is added to the distillery, bringing the company into the wine market.
Bottega opened their first Prosecco Bar on January 25th 2014 on a Viking Line ship in Scandinavia, their wines are exported to more than 140 countries.
Bottega also takes reducing their carbon footprint seriously, with Benefactor Supporters like Slow Food, they use certified energy from renewable sources, save 756 tonnes of CO2 and 5 million liters of water, avoid the dissipation 500 kg of synthetic chemicals, recycle 50 tonnes of waste and 16 tonnes of polyethylene each year, along with using 50% recycled glass for each bottle.
Bottega – Pink Gold Prosecco Rosè DOC
Aroma 👃 “A creamy expression of strawberries, raspberries and pink floral, squirty creamy and apples on the aroma.”
Flavour 👅 “Strawberries, raspberries, garden herbs, raspberry leaves, yellow fruits and green fruits on the palate. “
This Rosé Prosecco won a Gold Medal in the Summer Days Category at the Glass of Bubbly Awards 2021
Bottega – Rose Gold
Aroma 👃 “Pink floral, strawberries, yellow fruits and strawberry sweets on the aroma.”
Flavour 👅 “A lovely sweet strawberry candy followed by pink floral, minerals and fruity characters on the palate. “
This Italian Sparkling Wine won a Gold Medal in the Summer Days Category at the Glass of Bubbly Awards 2021
Bottega – Gold Prosecco DOC
Aroma 👃 “Green and red fruits, autumn leaves, peach skin and floral aromas.”
Flavour 👅 “Fizzy green fruits, green apples, pear, honeysuckle, citrus and more on the palate.”
This Prosecco won a Silver Medal in the Light & Fruity Category at the Glass of Bubbly Awards 2021
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