The wine, of course, was Moscato d’Asti
One of the sommelier's biggest challenges in preparing a tasting flight and menu is what wine to pair with fresh or cooked fruit?
Shutting Down My Imagination
In many ways, Moscato d'Asti growers and producers are simply trying to stay out of the grape's way as the vinification process is carried out.
A Glass, A Young Man, a Tavolo al Fresco
One of the reasons why I wanted to be part of this blog was because I wanted a forum where I could share my feeling that Moscato d'Asti is actually one of Italy's most soulful wines.
Where and How I Found Myself There
…I wish more American wine professionals would take time out to think about how the wines we buy and drink "sustain" other communities.
Saying Hello and Saying Good-bye
The more I've learned about Moscato d'Asti, the more I've realized how little people actually know about the appellation, the wines, and the people who grow and make them.