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Blue Prosecco is the latest boozy creation we want to try

Country Living (UK) logo Country Living (UK) 05/05/2017 Sophie Hines

Blue Prosecco is the latest boozy creation we want to try © Fratelli Saraceni Blue Prosecco is the latest boozy creation we want to try If you were excited by the invention of rose gold glitter Prosecco then cast your eyes over this – blue Prosecco is here!

That's right, your favourite sparkling wine has taken on an entirely new hue in its latest iteration, which is bound to excite some people, while causing others to throw their hands up in horror.

Blumond, which is made from a combination of Prosecco, blue curaçao and peach, is already on sale in China and America, where it's popular at weddings, according to The Drinks Business.

"Nothing says summer better than a glass of Blumond on your favourite beach" says the brand's marketing material, which describes the drink as "cool and fashionable."

© Provided by Hearst Communications, Inc However, the Daily Mail has reported that some Italians are angry about the nation's sparkling wine being transformed.

Wladimiro Gobbo, a member of Italy's Sommelier Association dubbed Blumond "an insult to our wine tradition".

"It's embarrassing" he continued. "These are not wines but coloured liquids, dumb-downed hybrids with a watered-down percentage of alcohol."

However, the company behind Blumond, Fratelli Saraceni obviously has high hopes for the wine, and is in talks with retailers to sell it in the UK.

We have reached out to the company for comment and confirmation of when it will be available.

Related: Diet Prosecco Now Exists (Provided by Buzz60)



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