Isolabella della Croce Moscato d'Asti Valdiserre

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Wine name:
Valdiserre - Moscato d'Asti D.O.C. - Isolabella della Croce (375ml & 750ml)

Classification:
Natural semi-sparkling wine

Alcohol content:
5.5% Vol

Grape variety:
100% Moscato Bianco.

Area of origin:
Borgo Isolabella in Loazzolo, 500m asl in the hills of Asti's Alta Langa district.

Vinification & bottling:
Destemming, soft crushing and pressing, fermentation at a controlled temperature to assist the second fermentation. When the alcohol level reaches 5°C, the temperature is reduced and fermentation blocked. Tartaric stabilisation is then performed and the wine bottled under sterile conditions.

Tasting notes:
Colour: sparkling, straw-yellow with faint green nuances.
Aroma: extremely aromatic, citrus bouquet with elegant blossom and musk notes.
Taste: zesty, fresh and sweet with a long finish.

Suggested pairings:
Moscato is traditionally paired with desserts (pastries, tarts, wedding cakes) or fresh fruit salads. It is also a suitable accompaniment to "sweetish" cured meats and light, creamy mousses.

Serve at a temperature of 6-8° C in flutes.

SILVER MEDAL World Muscat du Monde 2009 - 2010 - 2011

2011 2 GLASSES Gambero Rosso 2013

2012 2 GLASSES Gambero Rosso 2014

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