This producer also makes a Pinot Grigio under 'Valdadige DOC' and 'Delle Venezie IGT'. Ensure your merchant has the one you are looking for.
Price Range of 750ml bottle, ex-tax in USD
Average: $25 From: $20 To: $32
Search Rank 197
Over all vintages, this was the 197th most popular wine on Wine-Searcher last year. Search rank last month: 336th
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Pinot Grigio is more than just the Italian name for the Pinot Gris grape variety; it also embodies stylistic differences. 'Pinot Grigio' wines are typically quite different from 'Pinot Gris' wines, even though they are made from the same variety. The difference is so well established that the two are often treated as distinct varieties.
The refreshing Pinot Grigio style has enjoyed great success in various countries, most recently the United States, (where it is fondly nicknamed 'Greej') and Australia. The most common descriptors of the style are 'light', 'crisp' and 'dry'. These characteristics are complemented by aroma notes citing lemon, green apple and blossoms.
The Grigio style is achieved by harvest ... more
Alto Adige (or Sudtirol to the German-speaking two-thirds of its inhabitants) is a wine-producing province of farthest northern Italy. It constitutes the northern half of the Trentino-Alto Adige wine region (the southern half being Trentino). Immersed in the Southern Limestone Alps, Alto Adige is bordered by Veneto to the east, Lombardy to the west and the Tirol region of Austria to the north.
Trentino-Alto Adige is the most northerly wine-producing region in Italy. Due to its complex geopolitical history, it is composed of two autonomous provinces named Trentino and Alto Adige. Trentino is almost entirely Italian speaking, while Alto Adige has a predominantly German-speaking population, who know their province by the name Sudtirol (South Tyrol in English). This is due to the region's former status as part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, from which it was re-claime ... more
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