Moscato d’Asti DOCG
Wine Denomination: Moscato d’Asti DOCG.
Area of production: Castagnole delle Lanze (AT), Piemonte.
Type of soil: calcareous marl.
Solar exposure: South-Est.
Altitude: 280 m.
Grape variety: 100% Moscato.
Vineyard age: 25 years.
Yield: 90 q/ha.
Number of bottles: 1000.
Alcoholic Strenght: 5 % by volume.
Winemaking: pressing of the grapes with immediate separation of the skins and cold (16oC) fermentation, in order to preserve all the aromas.
Colour: straw yellow with tinges of gold.
Nose: orange blossom, honeysuckle, almonds, ginger and fruit dominated by green grapes, citrus tones and ripe peach nuances.
Taste: from pear and apple to orange and lime with consistent appearances in the ripe, juicy peach and apricot category.
Best with: fruit-based desserts, ice creams, Christmas desserts and ideal to prepare cocktails.
Service: temperature 8-10°C.