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  • Pinot Gris (Pinot Grigio) Wine
  • The Pinot gris is a white wine that has been popular since medieval times and originated in the Burgundy region of France. Pinot gris was said to be a favorite of Emperor Charles IV. In 1711, a German merchant named Johann Ruland discovered a wild grape g...  more
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    • Last updated April 30, 2008

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Pinot Gris (Pinot Grigio) Wine

  • TXMoon
    TXMoon joined the group Pinot Gris (Pinot Grigio) Wine
    • November 6, 2011
  • Mark
    Mark: Europe elicits visions of culture, art, and fashion. The continent is also known for its exquisite and rich cuisine and fine wine is one of Europe's most heralded culinary treasures. Pinot gris is a leading candidate for the unofficial title of world...  more
    • February 12, 2008
  • Mark
    Mark: Pinot Gris varietals and characteristics

    Pinot gris is a white wine that originated from the Burgundy region in France during the Middle Ages. From Burgundy, Pinot Gris spread to Italy where it became known as Pinot Grigio and in Germany where it ...  more
    • February 11, 2008
  • Mark
    Mark: Pinot Gris and Food

    Good food and good wine go together. Nothing beats the exquisite flavour of wine to complete a great dining experience. This is especially true of Pinot Gris. Pinot Gris is a white wine with hues that range from light green to r...  more
    • February 10, 2008
  • Mark
    Mark: Colleen, essentially they are actually the same thing. In Italy Pinot Grigio is the name commonly used. In the rest of the world it is often called Pinot Gris which is French. You may be noticing a difference in the style in which the wine is made though....  more
    • March 30, 2008
  • Colleen
    Colleen: I love the taste of Pinot Grigio, but I have not liked the Pinot Gris I have tried. To me, there is a huge difference in flavor. Can you explain this to me?
    • March 30, 2008