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Ceretto I Vignaioli di S. Stefano Moscato d'Asti DOCG, Piedmont, Italy

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Average Price $20 (USD)
(Approx, ex-tax, all vintages)

Search Rank 2143 What is this?
Over all vintages, this was the 2143rd most popular wine on Wine-Searcher last year.
Search rank last month: 4403rd

Price History for Ceretto I Vignaioli di S. Stefano Moscato d'Asti 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
  • Moscato d'Asti is a semi-sweet, lightly sparkling, low-alcohol wine from Piedmont, north-western Italy. It could hardly be more different from Piedmont's other iconic wine style – robust, red, Barolo. As implied by its name, the wine is made from Moscato grapes grown in vineyards near the town of Asti. The classic Moscato d'Asti wine is characterized by elegant floral aromas and notes of peach, apricot and fresh grape juice (© Wine-Searcher). It is one of Italy's most famous and most popular wines. The wine's best-known producers include Castello del Poggio, Michele Chiarlo, Villa Rinaldi and Paolo Saracco. Even California-based Cupcake Vi ...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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