Etulia, Moldova


Four Seasons Collection Late Harvest Red Moscato 1997

Four Seasons Collection Late Harvest Red Moscato 1997, Moldova


This is a very tasty sweet wine from Moldova. Actually, my first one from this region.

Medium plus in body with medium plus acidity.

Sweet on the palate with nice acidity that balances it out.

Showing red and black fruits with sweet cherries, over ripen citrus fruits, Indian spices, caramel, mocha, nuts, dried figs, cooked raisins and walnuts.

This 25 year old, still has good acidity, which is nice to see.

Good right out of the bottle, and so much better after 3 hours of airtime.

It does not feel fortified, but I wonder how they got to that high alcohol...

A good dessert wine with great complexity.

I found it in a Russian grocery store for $4. Couldn't help myself.

I paired it with an Italian Fruit Tart cake.

15% alcohol by volume.

91 points.
— a month ago

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Certainly sounds good. Cheers!🍷


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Hugh O'Riordan

Hugh O'Riordan

Interesting wine review
Hugh O'Riordan

Hugh O'Riordan

What is grape varietal?


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Tom Angell

Thanks for your kind word. How is the great Italian experiment going?