Full Review

Culitos

Culitos
NV Moscato, Provincia di Pavia IGP

Pair this wine with:
Dessert

Category: Sparkling Sweet Wine

Date Tasted:
Country: Italy
Alcohol: 6% RS: 9%
88 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$10.99
Best Buy

Culitos
NV Moscato, Provincia di Pavia IGP

Pair this wine with:
Dessert

Category: Sparkling Sweet Wine

Date Tasted:
Country: Italy
Alcohol: 6% RS: 9%
Emerald straw color. Sweet aromas and flavors of poached pear, honeycomb, elderflower, lychee, and thyme with a round, vibrant, spritzy, sweet medium-to-full body and an even, charming, medium-length finish revealing shades of sweet peach with no oak flavor. A sweet and floral kissed wine that will close out a meal with sugar-laced bliss.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Crisp & Lively, Fruity & Juicy & Smooth
Aroma Aroma: poached pear, honeycomb, elderflower, lychee, and thyme
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with shades of sweet peach
Sweetness Sweetness: Sweet
Enjoy Enjoy: Now on its own and with food
Recipes Pairing: Mixed Berries, Creme Brulee, Mixed Berries
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A sweet and floral kissed wine that will close out a meal with sugar-laced bliss.

The Importer

Joseph Victori Wines & Co., Inc.

The Importer
17 Prospect Street
Huntington, NY 11743
USA
1 631-423-8500

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Sparkling Sweet Wine

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Serve in a Champagne Flute
Sparkling Dessert Wines are effervescent sweet fruity wines with residual sugar levels of 5% brix or higher that are not from established sparkling dessert wine categories like Italian Moscato d' Asti or Canadian Sparkling Ice Wines. American examples are usually made with a variety of muscat grapes, labeled as 'Moscato", and may include other natural flavors like citrus or berries.