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Martini & Rossi Asti Spumante DOCG, Piedmont, Italy

Wine Notes

Average Price $14 (USD)
(Approx, ex-tax, all vintages)

Search Rank 446 What is this?
Over all vintages, this was the 446th most popular wine on Wine-Searcher last year.
Search rank last month: 966th

Price History for Martini & Rossi Asti Spumante DOCG, Piedmont, Italy
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Grape Variety

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 an ...more


Region
  • Asti is the name of a province, a town and a wine – all to be found in Piedmont, north-western Italy. The suffix d'Asti appears in the names of several wines from the Asti area, including Barbera d'Asti, Dolcetto d'Asti and of course the famous Moscato d'Asti. When used alone (just 'Asti') on a wine label, it indicates the wine formerly known as Asti Spumante – a refreshing, slightly sweet, sparkling white wine made from Moscato grapes.

    In late 1993, Asti Spumante was promoted to the top-level DOCG classification ...more

  • Piedmont, in the far north-west of Italy, enjoys an unrivaled seat among the world's very finest wine regions. It is the home of more DOCG wines than any other Italian region, among them such well-known and respected names as Barolo, ...more

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