Indicative blend: 97% Pinot Grigio and 3% Gewurztraminer. Depending on the vintage, the grapes for this wine may come froma different AVA.
Average Price of 750ml bottle, ex-tax in USD: $14
|Award Organization||Award Year||Result|
|San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition||2012||Bronze|
|Central Coast Wine Competition||2011||Bronze|
Pinot Grigio is more than just the Italian name for Pinot Gris. Although the two names refer to a single grape variety, the wine styles they represent are clearly distinct from one another. The difference between Pinot Grigio wines and Pinot Gris wines is so clear and well-established that the two are often treated as if they were two 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 ...more
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The Central Coast AVA in California covers the long stretch of coastline from San Francisco Bay south to Santa Barbara, and reaches inland from the Pacific Ocean to the borders of the Central Valley. The climate and topography vary enormously across this immense region, making it impossible to generalize about win...more
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