Name: Cascinetta Vietti Moscato d'Asti 2008
Vineyard: Vietti estate located in Castiglione Tinella
Origin: Asti, Piedmont, Italy
Varietal: 100% Moscato d'Asti
Pairs with: Pan-Asian cuisine, lobster, fruit-based and creamy desserts
When I drank it: Late on a sunny, Sunday afternoon...
My thoughts: I love a good sparkling wine, and this one was better than good. Sweet, fruity, and lip-smacking!
What a real critic say: On the palate it is delicately sweet and sparkling with modest acidity, good balance, good complexity and a finish of fresh apricots.
Approx cost: $12.99
Where to buy: Fine Wine House, Cecile's Wine Cellar, Ultimate Wine