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RINALDI MOSCATO D'ASTI 2018 DOCG, Piedmont, Italy
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer RINALDI
Assessed from a bottle purchased at the LCBO. This is no regular, run-of-the-mill, simple Moscato! It’s been beautifully crafted by Piedmonte house of Rinaldi and is surprisingly devine with intense, fresh, honeyed, ripe pear, musk melon and tangerine citrus on the nose followed up by delicious, gently sweet, well balanced, honeyed, spicy, ripe cantalope and fresh Bosc pear purée flavours that simply caress the palate with a wisps of fresh, ginger-tinged, citrusy acidity along with a gentle stream of bubbles. Beautifully balanced and a truly joy to sip. It has 6% alcohol and 105 g/L residual sugar with lot number 056.19 on the back label. NEW in Vintages. CSPC 13988
Type Sparkling Wine
Agent Kyl Win
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Rating ***(92 points)
Sweet Ripe Pear Purée
LCBO Text Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
A Best Buy
TASTING NOTE: This has a beautiful aromatic quality, with tones of wild white flowers and citrus. The palate offers up fresh pear and tropical fruit notes, a touch of ginger spice, and a well-balanced, characterful sweetness. Enjoy this with cheesecake. (Vintages panel, June 2019) Price $ 19.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - August 22, 2020
Cases bought 200 (12 bottles per case)

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Score:  - NOT PRESENTED  * Very Basic   *+ OK   ** Good   **/**+ Very Good   **+ Excellent   *** Outstanding   ***+ Superb

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