We followed it with Moscato d'Asti
, the sweetest of this range, which went well with the chocolates served after dessert.
and International Exhibition Management to the sparkling wine towns of Asti in the Piedmont region of northern Italy the first tasting commenced atop Castello di Gancia, a castle estate owned by a fifth-generation winemaker who specializes in transforming the small white grape into world-class sparkling wines.
For Moscato d'Asti, for example, you can never add sugar or inject gas to create bubbles in the wine it must be introduced naturally.
* The Beaufort Sea, Mackenzie Delta, Mackenzie Valley, and Northern Yukon: A Bibliographical Review, funded by DIAND (now INAC) and published in 1984, contained 1547 citations and abstracts, all of which are tagged in ASTIS.
* A collection of records covering the area north of Great Slave Lake prepared for the West Kitikmeot Slave Study contains 630 publications from the 1970s to 1995, all of which are tagged in ASTIS.
The research project descriptions collected in ASTIS
can help people find information on research being conducted at research facilities or in specific areas (including their own, in the case of northern communities).
would like to extend our thanks and appreciation to the Nunavut General Monitoring Plan for supporting the updates and continuing development of the Nunavut Database.
The Arctic Institute of North America's Arctic Science and Technology Information System (ASTIS
) is pleased to announce that the Sahtu Settlement Area Database is now available for free online at www.aina.ucalgary.ca/sahtu.
Shannon Vossepoel, Manager of the Arctic Science and Technology Information System (ASTIS), took part in the International Forum on Polar Data Activities in Global Data Systems, 15-16 October 2013, in Tokyo, Japan.
Executive Director Maribeth Murray and ASTIS Manager Shannon Vossepoel traveled to Halifax, Nova Scotia, in early December to attend ArcticNet's 9th Annual Scientific Meeting (December 9-13) and staff the AINA booth in the exhibitor's hall of the World Trade and Convention Centre, where the annual meeting was held.
When it comes to the Moscatos of Asti
in Piedmont, both Moscato d'Asti
(formerly "Spumante") are DOCG wines.