National Moscato Day is a much beloved holiday among connoisseurs of wine. Wine made from a special grape variety is characterized by a very low alcohol content, so everyone can celebrate for a long time.
Muscat is one of the most popular grape varieties in Italy. Many wines are made from Muscat. For Moscato wine, specialists use the Muscat Cannelli. Moscato can be a dry, semi-sweet, sparkling, or dessert wine. Its rich and light taste is liked by many people. And thanks to the low alcohol percentage, this is a perfect drink for parties.
The first Moscato National Day was celebrated in 2012, started by the Galo family, who have run their family wine business since 1993. They invited all connoisseurs of good wine to raise a glass of light tasty Moscato in a toast.
There are several interesting facts about Moscato, and the day dedicated to it.
- In the US, Moscato is the third most popular wine.
- Manufacturers offer different variations of the drink – white, rose, and red, for a harmonious addition to one’s favorite dish.
- The most popular toast is ‘To National Moscato Day!’
- Competitions are sometimes held to see who can drink the most Moscato.
When is National Moscato Day celebrated in 2024?
National Moscato Day is observed on May 9 each year.