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Search Rank 1413
Over all vintages, this was the 1413th most popular wine on Wine-Searcher last year. Search rank last month: 1612th
Muscat Blanc à Petits Grains (Moscato Bianco in Italy) is the oldest member of the Muscat family, which places it in good standing as one of the oldest grape varieties in the world. The variety is named for its small berries and seeds (petits grains), as is its red-skinned mutation Muscat à Petit Grains Rouges.
Muscat Blanc à Petits Grains is grown widely both in Europe and the New World. It may be produced in a number of wine styles and sweetness levels, each with its own regional tradition. Dry varietal wines show a range of citrus, floral and spice aromas, with a full, dry palate. Sparkling and slightly sparkling examples are typically sweeter and tend ... more
Moscato d'Asti is a semi-sweet, lightly sparkling (frizzante) wine made from Moscato grapes. It comes from vineyards around the town of Asti, in the south-eastern part of Piedmont, north-western Italy. With its crisp freshness, elegant floral aromas and delicate flavors of peaches and apricots, Moscato d'Asti is one of Italy's most popular wines. (© All Rights Reserved, Wine-Searcher)... more