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2010 Astoria Prosecco Millesimato
91 Points
"Lush and creamy with big flavors of tangy citrus and peach; elegant and stylish."
The Tasting Panel Magazine, April 2012
 
Astoria "Lounge" Prosecco
90 Points
"New bottle, same great taste. Slightly complex and mouth-filling. A great value."
The Wine Connection Vol. 17, No. 16 2013
 
2011 Astoria Pinot Noir "Caranto"
89 Points
"Well-balanced with a touch of spice. Medium- to full-bodied. A very good Pinot from Italy. Yes, Italy."
The Wine Connection Vol. 17, No. 16 2013
 
Astoria "Lounge" Prosecco
GOLD MEDAL
Jerry D. Mead's New World International Wine Competition 2013
 

Astoria "Lounge" Prosecco
87 Points
"This delivers top quality at an attractive price point, with floral aromas of jasmine, honeysuckle and orange blossom. The finish is soft, feminine and very smooth."
Wine Enthusiast Magazine, August 2012
 
2012 Astoria Prosecco Millesimato
86 Points
Very Good, Strong Recommendation
"Pale yellow with a greenish tint, it pours with a thick foam cap, releasing tiny tenacious bubbles. Aromas of green apple and lemon peel escape the glass. On the palate, ripe pear and honey come forth."
Ultimate Wine Challenge, June 2013
 
Astoria "Lounge" Prosecco
BEST BUY- 88 points
"Aromas of meringue and peach with a crisp, fruity-yet-dry light body and a cream nougat and citrus snap on the lively finish."
Beverage Testing Institute International Wine Championships 2012
 
Astoria Sparkling Moscato
90 Points BEST BUY GOLD MEDAL
"Pale golden straw color. Fruity aromas of honeyed peaches and golden apples with a crisp, effervescent fruity-sweet medium body and a long candied stone fruit, raisin, vanilla, and golden plum finish."
Beverage Testing Institute International Wine Championships 2012
 

2011 Astoria Pinot Grigio "Alisia"
93 Points BEST BUY GOLD MEDAL
"Bright golden straw color. Inviting aromas and flavors of peach cobbler, honeydew, and apple sauce with a silky, fruity-yet-dry medium body and a long, tangy, lemon curd and nut accented finish. A delicious and balanced pinot grigio."
Beverage Testing Institute World Wine Championships 2012
 
2011 Astoria Pinot Grigio "Alisia"
BEST BUY - 86 Points
"Packaged in a short, squat bottle, this is a clean, modern wine, with bright aromas of cut grass, apricot, and bright lemon zest."
Wine Enthusiast Magazine, August 2012
 
2010 Astoria Pinot Grigio "Alisia"
BEST BUY - 86 Points
"This wine's bright star fruit and green apple flavors finish with a bit of earthy warmth. It's clean and simple, a white to chill for summer evenings."
Wine & Spirits Magazine, August 2012
 
2011 Astoria Prosecco Millesimato
92 Points
Very Good, Strong Recommendation in the Sparkling World Category at the Ultimate Wine Challenge, April 2012
 

Astoria "Lounge" Prosecco
86 Points
"Aromas of citrus, lime and dried hay open the easy bouquet of this luminous Prosecco. It shows creamy mousse with a fresh note of stone fruit on the finish."
Wine Enthusiast Magazine, December 2011
 
2009 Astoria Pinot Noir "Caranto"
88 Points
"Pinot Noir from Italy? Sure. This is a medium-bodied wine that pairs perfectly with red sauce pasta dishes or pizza. On a very hot day, it can be fun to add an ice cube to your glass."
The Wine Connection Vol. 16, No. 2, 2011
 
Astoria "Lounge" Prosecco
GOLD MEDAL
San Francisco International Wine Competition 2011
 
2010 Astoria Prosecco Millesimato
94 Points, BEST of CLASS, GOLD MEDAL
Los Angeles International Wine and Spirits Competition 2011
 

2010 Astoria Prosecco Millesimato
90 Points HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
Ultimate Wine Challenge, May 2011
 
2010 Astoria Millesimato
FIRST PRIZE for the best sparkling wine participating in the Gala Italia hosted by the Italian Wine and Food Institute in New York on February 10, 2011.
 
2007 Astoria Prosecco Millesimato
Gold Medal
Vinitaly 2008
 
2007 Astoria Prosecco Millesimato
Gold Medal
San Diego International Wine Competition 2009
 

2007 Astoria Prosecco Millesimato
Recommended Wall Street Journal, April 25th 2009
 
2007 Astoria Prosecco Millesimato
88 Points
Wine Enthusiast Magazine, July 2009
 
Astoria “Lounge” Prosecco
86 Points BEST BUY
Wine Enthusiast Magazine, August 2008
 
Astoria “Lounge” Prosecco
SILVER MEDAL
Grand Harvest Awards 2009
 

Astoria “Lounge” Prosecco
86 Points
Wine Enthusiast July 2009
 
2008 Astoria Pinot Grigio “Alisia”
Gold Medal
New York Gala Italia 2009
 
2008 Astoria Pinot Grigio “Alisia”
Gold Medal
ProWein 2009
 
2008 Astoria Pinot Grigio “Alisia”
Silver Medal
Concorso Enologico Internazionale Vinitaly