PINOT GRIS

white grape variety


SYNONYMS

grauburgunder (Germany)

szürkebarát (Hungary)

pinot grigio (Italy)


VINE

early budding

early ripening

moderate yields

susceptible to botrytis bunch rot


WINE

deep colour

medium acidity

medium to high alcohol

full body

medium to pronounced intensity

lemon, ginger, spices

pinot grigio: much lighter version

REGIONS

New South Wales, Australia

Tasmania, Australia

Victoria, Australia

British Columbia, Canada

Alsace, France

Savoie/Bugey, France

Hessische Bergstrasse, Germany

Nahe, Germany

Pfalz, Germany

Rheinessen, Germany

Sachsen, Germany

Balaton, Hungary

Friuli, Italy

Lombardia, Italy

Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy

Gisborne, New Zealand

Canterbury, New Zealand

Three Lakes, Switzerland

Genève, Switzerland

German-speaking Switzerland, Switzerland

Inland Valleys, United States

Sierra Foothills, United States

Oregon, United States

Washington, United States

pinot gris grape variety amble wine