Pinot Gris


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Pinot Gris

also pinot gris  (grē)
n.
1. A variety of grape grown in France that is used to make white wine.
2. A dry white wine made from this grape.

[French : pinot, Pinot; see Pinot + gris, gray (in reference to its typically grayish-blue fruit) (of Germanic origin; akin to English gray).]
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Joel Gott 2015 Pinot Gris (Willamette Valley, Oregon; $16).
This week I happened across a Pinot Gris from Oregon and was immediately intrigued.
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com)-- Wine by Design is pleased to announce the release of the new San Francisco Giants Pinot Gris in partnership with Cline Family Cellars, a family-owned winery in the Carneros region of Sonoma County, California.
Using his estate grown grapes, Mitchell produces pinot gris, chardonnay, riesling and pinot noir, among others.
Tennis fans will be able to order a glass of Bolney Wine Estate Pinot Gris 2014 to go with their strawberries and cream.
LMR also said that Stephane Vivier will serve as winemaker for the new Anderson Valley Estate's 69 acres of Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Pinot Gris.
Su analisis molecular en una coleccion de 33 clonas de Pinot noir, Pinot gris y Pinot blanc puso de manifiesto que los intercambios entre regiones homologas de los cromosomas maternos y paternos en la uva, dan lugar a la sustitucion de la region que permite la creacion de antocianinas por la region que lo impide.
The Grand Estates portfolio includes cabernet sauvignon, merlot, a red blend, syrah, chardonnay and pinot gris.
The fail- safe line- up we recommend consists of emmental, gouda, the smoky scarmoza, brie and camembert, which travel very well with light and fruity whites ( certainly a Pinot Gris or an unoaked Chardonnay) and easy- to- drink reds ( especially a Pinot Noir or a New World Chardonnay).
Nonetheless, the greatness of Alsace lies more typically in the crafting of some of the world's finest wines from Riesling, GewE-rtzraminer and Pinot Gris.