Moscato d’Asti DOCG

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This aromatic wine can be only produced in 52 villages in the southern part of piedmont, in within Asti, Alessandria and Cuneo. It is produced from Moscato Bianco grapes and is known for its surprising perfume-like fragrance, light-body, semi-sparkling, spritzy character lower alcohol content (typically to the tune of the around 5-8% abv) and its dazzling fruit-forward palate profile with a welcoming sweet factor. The wine’s colors steers towards straw yellow with occasional tinges of gold. Moscato’s inherent aromatics are simply stunning – orange blossom, honeysuckle, almonds, ginger and fruit dominated by green grapes, citrus tones and ripe peach nuances. On the palate, you can expect an impressive line up of fresh, forward fruit with sugar levels ranging from semi-sweet to sweet and wrapped in medium acidity From pear and apple, to orange and lime with consistent appearances in the ripe, juicy peach and apricot category, Moscato’s flavors are extraordinarily fruit-filled. The delicate cascade of bubbles, light body and sweet surprise culminate to woo and win many unsuspecting palates to the wide world of wine

DENOMINATION: Moscato d’Asti Docg
YEAR: 2020
GRAPE VARIETY: 100 % Moscato Bianco
VINE-TRAINING SYSTEM: Guyot
SOIL: Clayey-calcareous, calcareous-siliceous
GRAPE-HARVEST: Mid-August to early September
MAX. CROP/HECTARE: 10 metric tons
YIELD IN WINE: 75%
ALCHOOL PERCENTAGE: 5,5 % Vol

COLOR: Straw yellow with tinges of gold
PERFUME: Orange blossom, honeysuckle, almonds, ginger and fruit dominated by green grapes, citrus tones and ripe peach nuance
TASTE: From pear and apple, to orange and lime with consistent appearances in the ripe, juicy peach and apricot category

FOOD MATCH: Fruit-based desserts, ice creams, Christmas desserts, and ideal to prepare cocktalis
TEMPERATURE OF SERVICE: 8 – 10 ° C
GLASS RECOMMENDED: Cup
AGEING: None
CONSERVATION: Cold storage in fresh wine cellars

* The vintage displayed on the picture is not rapresentative of the current one on sale
Guide Edition Vintage Score
Guida Veronelli 2018 2016 86pt
Guida Veronelli 2017 2015 86pt
Guida Veronelli 2016 2014 88pt
Guida Veronelli 2015 2013 88pt
Guida Veronelli 2014 2012 ​87pt
Decanter 2017 2016 Bronze medal
Decanter 2016 2015 Bronze medal
Decanter 2015 2014 Bronze medal
Decanter 2014 2013 Bronze medal
Wine Hunter Award 2019 2018 Red medal
Douja d’Or 2014 2013 Douja d’Or
Douja d’Or 2013 2012 Douja d’Or