Definition of moscato in English:

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Pronunciation: /masˈkädō/


A sweet Italian dessert wine.
Example sentences
  • The gentle fruit flavors and sweet fruit aromatics of moscato make it not only the best starting place, but a favorite of experienced grappa lovers.
  • The trouble with moscato d'Asti is that it's too easy to like. You take a sip, then another, and soon your glass is empty.
  • Flavoured with moscato, it is sophisticated yet simple, and wonderfully moist and rich.


Italian; related to muscat.

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Syllabification: mos·ca·to

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