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87 • Doña Sol 2012 Moscato, California $6.99. Best Buy.
Golden yellow color. Aromas of floral honeycomb, golden raisin and orange custard with silky, fruity sweet light-to-medium body and a candied apple and delicate spice finish. (tasted on Nov-14-2013)
86 • Forest Glen 2011 Moscato, California $9.99. Best Buy.
Bright gold. Aromas of candied peaches, lychees and oranges like a nice fruit cocktail. Soft and fruity sweet with a tangy spiced apple, honey, and herb accented finish. A pleasant sweet quaffer. (tasted on Nov-10-2013)
86 • Coastal Ridge 2010 Moscato, California $8.99. Best Buy.
Golden yellow color. Aromas of golden raisin, honeydew, and peach cobbler a la mode with a silky, fruity light-to-medium body and a round, orange sherbet, fig, faint herb, and heritage apple accented finish. A nice off-dry sipper. (tasted on Nov-14-2013)
85 • Douglass Hill 2012 Moscato, California $6.99. Best Buy.
Bright gold. Aromas of apples, pineapple and papaya. Sweet peach cobbler, vanilla custard and golden pineapple flavors carry through a medium long finish. (tasted on Nov-10-2013)
85 • Motos Liberty 2012 Moscato, California $11.99.
Golden yellow color. Mild aromas of wax, white cranberry, and nougat with a soft, fruity light-to-medium body and a breezy, tangy raisin and honey finish. (tasted on Nov-14-2013)
85 • Crane Lake 2012 Moscato, California $6.99. Best Buy.
Bright gold. Aromas of lychee, pineapple, sweet peaches, guava and papaya. Lively tropical and exotic fruit flavors end sweet and simply. Liquid fruit salad. (tasted on Nov-10-2013)
83 • Brass Tacks 2011 Moscato, California $15.
Bright gold. Aromas of candied pineapple, dried mango, yellow plums, glazed doughnuts and icing. Sweet, sweet, sweet. High residual sugar drives the flavors with sweet melon notes but leaving the other fruits indistinguishable. (tasted on Nov-10-2013)
83 • Fat Cat 2012 Moscato, California $11.99.
Pale gold. Aromas of apple skin, white pineapple and nectarine. Nose is understated with sweet flavors of ripe melon and a simple finish. Flavors are clean and full on he mid-palate, but without the nose at the beginning or balancing acidity at the end. (tasted on Nov-10-2013)
81 • Biltmore Estate NV Pas de Deux, Moscato, American $18.99.|Find-a-Wine|
Pale straw silver color. Aromas of orange phosphate, melon, soda bread, and sweet pickle relish with a bubbly off-dry light body and a dried lemon rind, paper and chalk finish. CHECK. (tasted on Nov-14-2013)