Discover the grape variety: Italia
Intraspecific cross between Bicane and Hamburg Muscat obtained in Italy in 1911 by Luigi and Alberto Pirovano of Vaprio d'Adda, entered in the Official Catalogue of Table Grape Varieties, list A1.
Informations about the Winery Ca' Vergana
The Winery Ca' Vergana is one of of the world's greatest estates. It offers 8 wines for sale in the of Asti to come and discover on site or to buy online.
The wine region of Asti
The wine region d'Asti is located in the region in Piémont in Italy. In the mouth of Asti is a powerful with a nice freshness. We currently count 464 estates and châteaux in the of Asti, producing 703 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Asti go well with generally quite well with dishes of sweet desserts, fruity desserts or aperitif.
The wine region of Piémont
Piedmont (Piemonte) holds an unrivalled place among the world's finest wine regions. Located in northwestern Italy, it is home to more DOCG wines than any other Italian region, including such well-known and respected names as Barolo, Barbaresco and Barbera d'Asti. Though famous for its Austere, Tannic, Floral">floral reds made from Nebbiolo, Piedmont's biggest success story in the past decade has been Moscato d'Asti, a Sweet, Sparkling white wine. Piedmont Lies, as its name suggests, at the foot of the Western Alps, which encircle its northern and western sides and form its naturally formidable border with France/provence">Provence, France.
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The word of the wine: Second fermentation
In the making of champagne, fermentation of the base wine to which is added the liqueur de tirage and which takes place in the bottle. This second fermentation produces the carbon dioxide, and therefore the bubbles that make up the effervescence of the wine.