The golden color of Moscato d'Asti is the color of celebration par excellence.
In English, the word bubbly is commonly used to refer to sparkling wine in general.
O wait, you had me at breakfast wine! Do you drink wine for breakfast?
I'm certainly not the only American wine professional who thinks Moscato d'Asti is an ideal pairing for the heat and wide range of flavors you find in Mexican cuisine.
If the first commandment of successful winemaking is make good wine. Then the second should be: Know thy consumer!
Over the weekend, my family and I attended a pool party for a seven-year-old's birthday.
One of the sommelier's biggest challenges in preparing a tasting flight and menu is what wine to pair with fresh or cooked fruit?
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.
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.
…I wish more American wine professionals would take time out to think about how the wines we buy and drink "sustain" other communities.