Wines & Vines

DOC Piemonte Moscato

August 25, 2011

(d.o.c. D.M. 22/11/1994)

The wine regulations concerning Piemonte Moscato impose that it presents the following characteristics when it is released for marketing:


Fairly intense straw or golden yellow


Characterisctic aroma of the Muscat grape


Characteristic bouquet, sometimes sparkling

Minimum total alcohol content by volume: 10,5% of which at least 5,5% and no more than 7% originated from the fermentation of sugar

Minimum total acidity: 5‰

Sugar-free extract: 22 g/litre.