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This is amongst the oldest vineyards in Piedmont, and was well known also by ancient Romans. It's the typical noble vineyards, very sensitive to climate. A careful and wise dosage of all elements is essential during the process of ageing however short. A sweet flavor of white peach and apricot and scented bouquet of white flowers make this bubbly wine a fresh and easy alternative to heavier wines. Moscato d'Asti is a DOCG wine produced mainly in the districts of Asti and in smaller nearby regions in the districts of Alessandria and Cuneo. The wine is sweet and low in alcohol, and often enjoyed with dessert. From the Moscato Bianco grape. A related but sparkling wine, Asti or Asti Spumante, is produced in the same area from the same grape.
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