Pinot Gris

Pinot Gris - English white wine grown on small vineyardA quality white grape grown widely in Europe over many centuries.

Pinot Gris is known as Rulander in Gernmany, and Pinot Grigio in Italy.

It is probably a mutation of Pinot Noir, and produces dark blue grapes.

Excellent for still of sparling wines, it needs to ripen well for the wine to develop its fine aroma and its distinctive spicy flavour.