La Spinetta Moscato d’Asti 2007

La Spinetta, Moscato d’Asti DOCG, Bricco Quaglia 2007 This is a personal favorite from the legend. I was blessed to meet Rivetti before the skyrocket to fame. This wine remains an affordable way to taste some of this estate’s expertise. The White Muscat is sourced from Bricco Quaglia, the first single vineyard Moscato in Italy. The RS is 120 grams/litre and the wine is estate bottled in Castagnole Lanze 5.5% $14.49 at Bottle Barn and $16.99 at Traverso’s La Spinetta

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Ray Johnson is the Executive Director of the Wine Business Institute at Sonoma State University. He writes about food and wine, his travels and the business of wine. He makes his home in Sonoma County, California.
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4 Responses to La Spinetta Moscato d’Asti 2007

  1. AJ says:

    A Thanksgiving teaser and a crowd pleaser. Serve this wine and Aunt June will never miss another family gathering which you may be rumored to attend.

  2. Ray says:

    You are so right AJ. This wine is guaranteed to brighten the sourest puss. That’s better! RJ

  3. Misty Reed says:

    Amazing flavor. we had a bottle on a cruise for our 5 year annyversary and we haven’t found anything better than it since.

  4. Ray says:

    Yes Misty, this wine never ceases to delight. I served it recently at a VESTA seminar in Missouri and it was a smashing success. RJ

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