Pinot Gris & Grigio Wines
Pinot Gris and Grigio have given Sauvignon Blanc a run for its money in terms of popularity in recent times. It can tend to be a little more austere, complex and serious but is still zesty and fun. When we try a new Pinot Gris or Pinot Grigio wine on the tasting bench, we’re looking for that lovely "peary" characteristic that is synonymous with Pinot Gris wine or Grigio but, almost more importantly, we’re looking at the acid structure to make sure that the wine doesn’t collapse under its own peary goodness... this lot fit the bill... Is Pinot Grigio sweet? Any wine can be made sweet but most Pinot Grigio is fermented dry, or close to it. That said, cheaper offerings may have a few grams a litre of residual sugar. This level of sugar isn’t appreci ...