A 5-ounce serving of Moscato white wine contains 127 calories and approximately 11.4 grams of carbohydrates. Moscato wine is labeled "Moscato d'Asti" if it is from Piedmont, the northwest region of Italy. Moscato is the type of grape featured in this wine.
Moscato is a lighter variety of wine that is often served with brunch and dessert, although it can also function as an aperitif. The sweet taste of Moscato is complemented by its aromatic smell, low alcohol content and light body. Moscato wine is most often a young wine. Aged varieties are characterized by their darker color, which contrasts with the light yellow coloring of young Moscato wines.