Lovo Colli Euganei Fior d’Arancio Moscato DOCG


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Lovo Colli Euganei Moscato DOCG
Italy

Tasting Notes: Fior d’Arancio means “orange blossom.” Indeed, there are aromas and flavors of such along with mandarin, nectarine and ripe melon in this unique style, made from the moscato giallo clone, which is rare. The wine is frizzante, sweet, crisp and refreshing. It’s absolutely delectable! Even those who don’t usually prefer sweet wines would probably enjoy this. It’s a delightful aperitif, or will complement many desserts, fresh fruit and mild cheeses.

Wedding Oaks Bridal Bliss Muscat Canelli 2015


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Wedding Oaks Muscat Canelli 2015
Texas

Tasting Notes: Only 381 cases produced of this Frizzante-style sparking. 100% Muscat Canelli sourced from a single vineyard in the Texas High Plains AVA. Honeysuckle and pear flavors balance a hint of minerality. Easy drinking, and perfect for those hot afternoons.

Marchese dell’Elsa Moscato d’Asti


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Marchese dell'Elsa Moscato d'Asti
Italy

Tasting Notes: Spring apple with candied orange zest mix with vibrant acidity to lift the strong peach notes front and center. The wine has a luscious sweetness and a fresh, zesty mouthfeel that keeps this wine interesting and approachable.

Natincò Moscato d’Asti 2015


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Natincò Moscato d'Asti 2015
Italy

Tasting Notes: From Piedmont, a great example of what a well-done, low-alcohol, dessert-style of sparkling can bring to the table. With finesse and character, it can be a great end-of-meal wine, or sipped on it's own, when you'd like something sweet, yet delicate.

Quady Electra Moscato 2014


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Quady Electra Moscato 2014
California

Tasting Notes: Quady is famous for “Essencia,” a Muscat in the style of the Rhone Valley’s Beaume-Des-Venise. Electra is the low-alcohol style (4.5%), cold-fermented and chilled to stop the fermentation process. Fragrant and lushly sweet, with flavors of peach, apricot and orange zest. It’s easy to enjoy as a warm weather quencher, or will complement BBQ Ribs and chicken, roast pork or milder Oriental cuisine. Simply Delicious!

Luna d’Or Moscato Frizzante


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Luna d’Or Moscato Frizzante

Tasting Notes: A fizzy bright floral wine with generous notes of apple blossom, tangerine and peach accompanied by a slight sweetness. It all fits in pleasantly and the wine feels focused yet easy; charming mouth feel helps round everything out.

Terres de Muscat 2013


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Terres Muscat 2013

Tasting Notes: This bright, golden Muscat has rich, white flower aromas and tastes of apricot, fig and mango. The smooth texture and structure combined with the dried fruit note make this dessert wine versatile and balanced.

St. Supery Moscato 2014


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St. Supery Moscato 2014

Tasting Notes: This wine presents with brilliant pale yellows and youthful hints of green. Aromas of mandarin and peach blossom dominate, with notes of marmalade and orange zest. Flavors explode with a fruit basket of rich, exotic peach and nectarine with a citrus undercurrent and orange peel on the finish. Enjoy this bright, opulent, sweet wine.

Robert Hall Orange Muscat 2014


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Robert Hall Orange Muscat 2014

Tasting Notes: An energetic and bright wine that captures the essence of sweet and refreshing. The floral notes and gentle mandarin orange pop of fruit, combined with the vibrant acidity and the refreshing finish, make this the perfect first-course summer-meal wine.

14 Hands Moscato 2013


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14 Hands Moscato 2013

Tasting Notes: Nice beginner Muscat. Not overly cloying — brimming with vibrant hints of orange blossoms.