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Tesco Asti Spumante 20Cl

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Description

Asti Spumante Di Origine Controllata Garantita

A sweet, sparkling wine offering flavours of oranges and peaches. Made from Moscato grapes grown in the hills of Pimont, Northern Italy. Serve chilled.

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Allergy Information:

  • Contains: Sulphites
  • Free From: Mustard

Tasting Notes:

A sweet, sparkling wine offering flavours of oranges and peaches.

Region of OriginPiedmont
Wine ColourWhite
Alcohol Units1.4
ABV7% vol.
Current VintageNV
ProducerFratelli Martini Secondo Luigi S.p.A.
Type of ClosureNatural Cork
Wine MakerMassimo Marasso
Pack Quantity20
Pack Measurecl
CountryItaly
Alcohol TypeWine
Taste Category5 - Fruity and sweet

Grape Variety:

Muscat

Vinification Details:

This method of production is governed by the rules of the Asti consorzio. The wine is made solely from Moscato grapes that have been grown in the Asti and Cuneo areas of Northern Italy for hundreds of years. After the harvest the grapes are crushed and soft pressed, and the must vinified separately from the skins. The juice is put into large temperature controlled tanks and fermented to produce a very light base wine.

History:

The moscato bianco grape (also known as Muscat Blanc a Petits Grains) has long been found in the Piedmont and along with Nebbiolo may be one of the oldest grapes in the region. However, the production of sparkling Asti from Moscato Bianco is a relatively recent product.

Regional Information:

The official Asti and Cuneo zone stretches beyond the limits of the Asti province, to both east and west, nudging in the Cuneo and Alessandria provinces respectively, its western limit is the village of Serralunga D'Alba, although few Moscato vines are planted there. The area is quite hilly and the sloping vineyards create many different mesoclimates and exposures.

Storage Type:

Ambient

Storage Instructions:

To enjoy this wine at its best, drink within 1 year of purchase.

Alcohol Unit Other Text:

1.4 UK Units per bottle
0.9 UK units per 125ml glass
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UK Chief Medical Officers recommended adults do not regularly exceed:
Men: 3-4 units daily
Women: 2-3 units daily
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Wine Effervescence:

Sparkling

Storage:

  • Keep in a dark, cold place

Wine of:

Italy

Produce of:

Italy

Recipes:

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Ingredients:

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Net Contents:

20cl e

Manufacturer Address:

Tesco Stores Ltd.,
Cheshunt EN8 9SL,
U.K.

Organic Certification:

NA

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