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Attems Pinot Grigio Collio 2014 750ml

Rated 90 - Bright and fruit-forward, offering lively peach and passion fruit notes underscored by rich, stone-tinged minerality, with a floral...
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Banfi Pinot Grigio Le Rime Toscana Igt 750ml

This wine is Banfi's perfect interpretation of youthful white wines. The Chardonnay imparts roundness, while the Pinot Grigio adds crispness to...
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Barefoot Cellars Pinot Grigio Bubbly 750ml

Pinot Grigio aromas and flavors abound, pairing well with the crisp acidity of this wine. Yellow apple flavors complement the citrus, tangerine...

Pinot Gris/Pinot Grigio

Pinot Gris :Of similar origin to Gewurztraminer, Pinot Gris owes most of its American popularity to Oregon winemakers (though the Willamette Valley version bears little resemblance to Italy's Pinot Grigio!). It is much less perfumed that Gewurztraminer, with very little aromatic quality. It makes up for that with its food versatility and rich extract of tree fruits such as peaches and pears. Pinot Gris exhibits and exciting spicy quality and acidity in the mouth.

Pinot Gris is generally found wherever Pinot Noir is grown, especially in France where it is to be found in Burgundy, but nowadays it is better known in Alsace. There are plantings in Germany, Italy and in Central and South-East Europe, in U.S.A. where small plantings have been established in several states, and in Australia.

In Australia, although a variety bearing that name was introduced in 1832, it is only in the 1990s that the true variety has achieved recognition by growers and consumers, with the most important but small plantings located in Victoria, and Tasmania and South Australia.

In Australia the varietal label Pinot Gris will usually indicate a wine made in the full-bodied style of Alsace in France and Germany, whilst the label Pinot Grigio will usually indicate that the wine is made in the dry, lighter, Italian-influenced style.