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Pinot gris

Pinot gris

Pinot grisPinot grigio or Grauburgunder is a white wine grape variety of the species Vitis vinifera. Thought to be a mutant clone of the Pinot noir variety, it normally has a grayish-blue fruit, accounting for its name but the grapes can have a brownish pink to black and even white appearance. The word pinot supposedly could have been given to it because the grapes grow in small pine cone-shaped clusters. The wines produced from this grape also vary in color from a deep golden yellow to copper and even a light shade of pink, and it is one of the more popular grapes for skin-contact wine.

Synonyms: 

Pinot grigio
Grauburgunder
Rulander

UK Area in production 2015: 

unknown

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Largest Vineyard Growing Pinot Gris in UK & Eire

Northernmost Vineyard Growing Pinot Gris in UK & Eire

Latitude

Dunesforde vineyard

54° 3' 44.4096" N
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