Vines: Pinot Grigio
Indication: DOC delle Venezie
Origin: Eastern Veneto region
A native variety from France, a mutation of Pinot Noir. Small, cylindrical, compact bunch. Grey-blue, bloom-covered grapes; small, three-lobed leaves.
The wine: Strong straw yellow colour. Characteristic aromas of tropical fruit, pear, citrus fruit. Delicate mouth feel, slightly acidulous and lingering.
Tips: Serve at 8-10° C. Open just before drinking. Recommended as an aperitif with shellfish and fish. A wine to be enjoyed young to fully savour the sensorial properties. Store in a cool place out of direct sunlight.