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Marenco
Scrapona Moscato d’Asti DOCG
Piemonte

Scrapona refers to the steep Strevi hillside that vine growers have to "scrapple’ up. This cru Moscato is cultivated in a calcareous microclimate that gives the final wine an exceptional nose of ripe fruit.


Owner: Marenco Family
Website: www.marencovini.com
Winemaker: Patrizia Marenco
Type: White wine
Varietals: 100% Moscato Bianco

Vineyard Location: Strevi hills, Scrapona cru
Orientation: Southeast
Elevation: 750-1,050 ft
Trellising: Guyot
Yield/Acre: 29 hl
Soil: Calcareous marl

Vinification
After pressing, the must is refrigerated and filtered to stop fermentation. The juice is then poured in pressurized stainless steel tanks where the must then ferments, producing the wine’s fine perlage.

Tasting Notes
Color: Intense straw yellow with golden hints
Bouquet: Aromatic ripe fruit, delicate and fragrant
Flavor: Mild, pleasing Moscato notes
Pairings: Excellent aperitif; pairs well with bread and salumi, as well as desserts like zabaione

Alcohol Content: 5.5%
Serving Temperature: 45°F
Production: 40,000 bottles