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Let Asti Spumante and Moscato d'Asti transport you on a captivating wine voyage this Thanksgiving
With the holiday season just around the corner, it’s time to immerse yourself in winemaking excellence and be captivated by the allure of Asti, nestled in the northwestern region of Italy.
This picturesque haven sees the convergence of a unique climate, soil composition and time-honored winemaking techniques that has forged wines of exceptional character and unparalleled quality. Bathed in abundant sunlight and refreshed by gentle breezes, the vineyards exert their influential touch upon the grapes, resulting in wines that truly embody their origin.
Each bottle is a testament to a labour of love, a legacy passed down through generations where tradition and craftsmanship unite in perfect harmony—an extraordinary heritage, protected and celebrated by the Consorzio Asti DOCG, a voluntary association that unites every member, from grape growers and vintners’ co-ops to winemakers, Spumante makers and bottlers.
Prepare to embark on a remarkable journey through a land steeped in heritage and uncover the irresistible allure that has wine connoisseurs raving this Thanksgiving . . . it’s time to enjoy the Asti vibe.
‘Asti’, as it is fondly known among friends, is the pinnacle of Italian winemaking—a perfect fusion of vineyard craftsmanship, agribusiness finesse and industrial prowess. Its straw-yellow colour whispers of grace, while lively bubbles waltz upon your tongue. Aromas of acacia, wisteria, orange and bergamot harmonize, crafting a symphony of scents. The unique essence of Moscato Bianco, influenced by vineyard placement, soil composition and microclimates, adds a touch of delightful variation.
PERFECT PAIRING: Asti Spumante’s vibrant acidity and floral undertones make it an ideal complement to roasted turkey or honeyglazed ham, enhancing the savory notes and creating a delightful culinary experience.
Indulge in the allure of Italy’s famed Moscato, a jewel in Piedmontese winemaking. Its enchanting bouquet, with hints of acacia, wisteria and citrus, intertwines with the delicate sweetness and gentle alcohol content, creating a truly unique experience. A symphony of flavors, including notes of spice, elderberry, yarrow and bergamot flowers, dances on the palate. Moscato d’Asti narrates a story of sophistication and grace, encapsulating the very essence of its origins within each precious sip.
PERFECT PAIRING: Moscato d’Asti’s gentle sweetness and captivating aromas make it a superb accompaniment to traditional Thanksgiving treats such as pumpkin pie or apple crisp.
Drink the Asti vibe and let its magic transport you to a world where tradition and craftsmanship unite, where wine becomes a testament to the enduring beauty of the human spirit.
Cheers to the timeless allure of Asti!
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