Pinot blanc


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Pinot Blanc

also pinot blanc  (blängk, bläN)
n.
1. A variety of grape originally grown in the Burgundy region of France that resembles Chardonnay and is used to make white wine.
2. A dry white wine made from this grape.

[French : pinot, Pinot; see Pinot + blanc, white (of Germanic origin; see bhel- in Indo-European roots).]
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Noun1.Pinot blanc - white wine grape; grown especially in California for making wines resembling those from Chablis, France
Pinot blanc - dry white California table wine made from white Pinot grapes
Pinot, Pinot grape - any of several purple or white wine grapes used especially for Burgundies and champagnes
2.Pinot blanc - dry white California table wine made from white Pinot grapes
white wine - pale yellowish wine made from white grapes or red grapes with skins removed before fermentation
Pinot blanc - white wine grape; grown especially in California for making wines resembling those from Chablis, France
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All those mouth watering components are adroitly counterbalanced though by savoury and cream soda flavours - probably because of the pinot blanc and chardonnay in the mix.
Foris 2016 Estate Grown Pinot Blanc (Rogue Valley, Oregon; $ 15).
They include Plumpton Estate Pinot Blanc (PS11) made by the experts at Plumpton College, the agricultural college which is at the forefront of developing our burgeoning wine expertise.
From France, two to consider are Muscadet from the Loire Valley and Pinot Blanc from Alsace.
Pero cuando los dos genes se inactivan por una mutacion, esta via se mantiene apagada y la uva se torna blanca (verde amarilla), como en el caso de Pinot blanc.
The best known spot for gewurztraminer is Alsace where you'll find interesting grapes aplenty - think sylvaner, muscat, pinot gris and pinot blanc and of course riesling.
The winery is located on the Old Mission Peninsula Wine Trail, and the initial release will include Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, Pinot Blanc, Riesling, Pinot Noir and Cabernet Franc wines made with fruit sourced from the Old Mission Peninsula AVA.
Popular varietals: Pinot noir is the state's best-known classic, cool-climate red; whites such as chardonnay, pinot gris and pinot blanc are also widely grown in Oregon.
A fresh Riesling, Pinot Blanc, Pinot Gris, Sylvaner or Gewurztraminer all court seafood dishes admirably.
Pinot Blanc is the staple of Alsace, where it makes a fresh, sprightly wine of considerable merit.
The line-up consists of just one varietal, Pinot Blanc, though the company said there were plans to expand the range with a Sauvignon Blanc and a Pinot Grigio if the brand proved successful.
In addition, Rancho Zabaco's Dancing Bull brand launched its 2003 Sauvignon Blanc; Michel-Schlumberger Wine Estate in Healdsburg, CA, has released its Pinot Blanc Dry Creek Valley 2003.