Pinot Grigio

Tiefenbrunner

Pronunciation
PEA no GREE joe
Year
Current Vintage
Type
White
Winery
Tiefenbrunner
Region
Trentino-Alto Adige
Oenologist
Gerard Sanin, Christof and Herbert Tiefenbrunner

Overview

The grapes for this wine are grown from various vineyards in Kurtatsch, Magreid and Kurtinig located 800 to 1,000 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 5.26 tons per acre. The harvest was carried out in September.

Wine Notes

Grape Variety
100% Pinot Grigio
Vinification
Fementation in stainless steel at 20 to 21 C
Aging
3 months on the fine lees
Alcohol
13%
| Appearance
Intense yellow
| Aroma
Complex bouquet of pear and candied fruit.
| Taste
Dry and full bodied, with zesty acidity with strong harmonious structure
| Serving Suggestions
A versatile wine great with all sorts of appetizers, seafood, poultry, pork or veal dishes.

Pinot Grigio

Suggested Retail:
$20.00
CSPC#:
734153
Available Sizes:
750ml
Bottles Per Case:
12

Reviews

Wine Spectator 2008 - James Suckling - 90 points

Pretty and floral on the nose, with peach and lemon. Medium-bodied, with lively acidity, beautiful fruit and wonderful intensity.