Moscato

Vini da Dessert - Sweet Fortified -IGP Terre Siciliane

Grape Varieties: Moscato 100 %

Vinification: The grapes, fully ripened, are manual harvested and dried under the sun for a week.
After a soft pressing, the must is enriched with concentrated must from the same grapes.
A little percentage of alcohol may be added till 16 degrees.

Primary Aging: Four months in Slavonian oak barrels
Secondary Aging: Almost six months in bottle

Alcoholic Content: 16 % Vol.

Residual Sugars: 115 g /l

Color: Amber yellow

Bouquet: The ample and round bouquet opens with aromas of fresh apricots, candied orange peel on a balsamic background of aromatic herbs. On the palate the caressing sweetness is well balanced by crisp acidity. An extremely long and satisfying persistence.

Serving Suggestions: With blue or aged cheeses, with dried fruit based pastry (almond paste) and apple pies. Try it with chocolate or gianduja.