Category Archives: Muscat

Renwood Orange Muscat 2009

$8.49 375ml Amador County, California PLCB Code# 32570 The defining characteristics of the clan of grapes know as Muscat is their heady aroma.  Our 2009 Orange Muscat has a mixture of these aromas; lime, casaba melon and citrus blossom.  The … Continue reading

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Serafino Moscato D’Asti 2009

$9.99 Piedmont, Italy PLCB Code# 32531 Pretty sweet with a subtle spritz.  Candied peach and apricot fruit.  Very pleasant if you are looking for a sweet aperitif or dessert wine. 87 Points Bob’s Bulletin

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Torres Vina Esmeralda 2009

$7.99 Penedes, Catalunya, Spain Chairman’s Selection PLCB Code#32315 Initial mixed emotions turned to a pleasant surprise when we unscrewed this one (yes, screw cap here, no cork). When I think of Moscato I tend to pass, assuming a too-sweet grape. But … Continue reading

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Araldica Palazzina Moscato Passito 2003

$9.99 / 375mlPiedmont, ItalyPLCB Code #10068 This dessert Muscat, from Araldica’s Il Cascinone estate charmed the panel completely both with its prettiness and its astonishing price”. The grapes are dried on racks for 45 days followed by a slow fermentation … Continue reading

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