Category Archives: Muscat

Domaine de Raissac Muscat Petits Grains

Buying wine because the bottle is pretty is not always the most effective stocking strategy, but this bottle of Domaine de Raissac Muscat Petits Grains was really pretty. The wine was a pretty colour too, a sort of orangey yellow, not brash, more autumnal. It smelled of honey made from fragrant garden flowers. That flavour carried… Read More »

Ca’Solare’s Asti DOCG

It’s bonfire night in Britain, a curious and culturally slightly dubious celebration involving burning effigies, setting off fireworks and eating baked potatoes and sausages. We had our party last night, and it was a hoot. One thing you do need to be careful of is ensuring that the designated firework lighter and anyone likely to… Read More »