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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The main white varieties in Baden are Pinot Gris (Grauburgunder), Pinot Blanc (Weissburgunder) and Muller Thurgau.
2017 Weissburgunder Trocken PS5.99 at Lidl's latest Wine Tour promotion (containing 26 wines from PS4.99 upwards) started last week and includes the tasty Purple Heron Cinsault and soft Viajero Cabernet Sauvignon - both at PS7.99.
We enjoyed it in the sunshine with a glinting glass of weissburgunder (pinot blanc); the flavours of the wine laden with notes of lemon and lime and flint.
Known as Pinot Bianco (PEE-noh B'YAHN-koh) in Italy and Weissburgunder in Germany and Austria, Pinot Blanc (PEE-noh BLAHN) is a mutated clone of the grape variety Pinot Gris.
Known as Pinot Bianco in Italy and Weissburgunder in Germany and Austria, it is a mutated clone of the grape variety Pinot Gris.
PINOT BLANC One of the top white wine varieties of the Alsace, it also makes a dry white wines in other areas of France, Austria (as Weissburgunder) and Italy (Pinot Bianco).
Pinot Blanc: One of the top white wine varieties of the Alsace, it also makes a dry white wines in other areas of France, Austria (as Weissburgunder) and Italy (Pinot Bianco).