Pinot Bianco

Tiefenbrunner

Pronunciation
Pea no bee yonko
Year
Current Vintage
Type
White
Winery
Tiefenbrunner
Region
Trentino-Alto Adige
Oenologist
Gerard Sanin, Christof and Herbert Tiefenbrunner

Overview

This is an elegant, but youthful and fresh Pinot Bianco. The Pinot Bianco grapes are grown in various vineyards in Magreid and Kurtatsch located 600 to 800 ft. above sea level, with south to southeastern exposure and a morainic and alluvial soil composition. The vines are planted in the Pergola and Guyot method and yield 4.80 tons per acre. The harvest was carried out in mid September

Wine Notes

Grape Variety
100% Pinot Bianco
Vinification
Fementation in stainless steel at 20 to 21 C
Aging
3 months in concrete on the fine lees
Alcohol
12.5%
| Appearance
Clear bright yellow
| Aroma
Fine floral and with hints of apple and tropical fruit
| Taste
Fresh acidity accompanies this mineral wine with a fine harmonious finish
| Serving Suggestions
Excellent with appetizers, seafood, grilled poultry, fresh cheeses, and omelettes.

Pinot Bianco

Suggested Retail:
$24.00
CSPC#:
734150
Available Sizes:
750ml
Bottles Per Case:
12

Reviews

Wine Spectator August 2008 - James Suckling - 90 points

Bright and fruity, with lemon and mineral aromas and just a hint of flowers. Medium to full bodied, with lots of lemon and light mango character and a fresh finish.