Pinot Gris & Grigio

As there was a time when you couldn’t go to a restaurant without hearing 1. The Gypsy Kings, 2. James Blunt, 3. Adele (please delete or add as appropriate depending on your era), so no lunch table was complete without a bottle of Pinot Grigio. Perfect with light, lunchtime food and unlikely to interrupt your chat, Pinot Grigio’s fresh character and almost clear colour was stylish, Italian and just the ticket. However, this is only one version of the grape variety. In Alsace, Pinot Gris (previously called Tokay d’Alsace) is a more serious mouthful. The style is fuller and can have flavours of pear, apple and peach, floral and spicy notes and a kind of mineral texture and made into sweeter versions, it can deliver delicious rich, sherbetty, apple strudel-like flavours. All in all a versatile grape that gets around a bit; just like certain pop stars who shall not be named (see above).

If you like Pinot Gris/Grigio, you might also like … Grüner Veltliner, Torrontes, Alvarinho

Ogio Pinot Grigio 750ml

$16.43

Aromas of citrus and melon lead to perfectly balanced flavours of natural citrus rich fruit with hints of honeydew melon. Dry, soft and well balanced. Perfect on its own, or with seafood salad in a citrus dressing. Winemaker's Notes:...

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Poplar Grove 2017 Pinot Gris 750ml

$22.52

Flood and drought plagued the valley in 2017, and smoke was a summer constant in Naramata, but after all was said and done, the fall was long and warm and the fruit ripened to perfection. The Poplar Grove Gris is always ripe and fruity with sweet...

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Rocca Ventosa 2017 Pinot Grigio 750ml

$18.17

From Cantino Tollo, awarded 'Best Wine Producer in Europe' by the MUNDUS VINI wine academy at their prestigious 'Great International Wine Awards' in 2010, is this authentic and fruity Italian Pinot Grigio, a fullbodied wine perfect to enjoy with fish...

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Blue Mountain 2017 Pinot Gris 750ml

$24.99

The 2015 Pinot Gris has a citrus, mandarin orange, blossom nose with rich, dense orange and lemon flavours across the palate with notes of citrus, apple and spice on the finish. The structure of the wine will allow it to age beautifully for 4-6 years...

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Gabbiano 2017 Cavaliere D'Oro Pinot Grigio 750ml

$14.49

Delightful notes of fresh citrus, green apple, orange blossom, tropical fruit, and a floral hint. Vibrant and fresh with notes of green apple. Our Pinot Grigio pairs best with creamy mushroom pasta, roasted chicken, and mature cheeses. --Winemaker

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Pepperwood Grove 2017 Pinot Grigio 750ml

$14.69

This Italian-style Pinot Grigio has it all: light, fresh, with bright acidity. Perfect as a daily wine, this latest offering from Pepperwood Grove boasts a lively nose with aromas of quince, fig, and lemon zest. Bright flavours of green apple on the...

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Kettle Valley 2017 Pinot Gris 750ml

$26.00

The grapes for this wine come from the vineyards of Thibault, Lerchs and Varisco in Summerland, Cole and Cossentine on the Naramata Bench, Elgert and Ganhao in Okanagan Falls, Dhaliwal in Oliver and Secord and Pereira in the Similkameen Valley. The...

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Sacchetto 2016 Pinot Grigio 750ml

$19.04

Winemaker's Notes:  Colour: Straw yellow with copper reflections. Aroma: Fine, delicate, with pleasant apricot and linden flower scents. Flavour: Full-bodied, intense and well-balanced, with typical mango hints. To be served with...

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Villa Marchesi 2017 Pinot Grigio 750ml

$15.56

This refreshing Pinot Grigio hails from Friuli, which is one of the best regions in Italy for growing this type of grape. Even though most of the wines are light in colour with the odd rosé, the grape itself is actually darkly-coloured...

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Adria Vini 2017 Garganega Pinot Grigio 750ml

$15.57

This blend is great alternative to the many pure Pinot Grigios out there and also a special wine in its own right. Garganega is a variety of white Italian wine grape widely grown in the Veneto region. It is generally richer than Pinot Grigio and forms...

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Cirro 2016 Pinot Gris 750ml

$23.39

This week we're excited to bring you an utterly crisp and refreshing Marlborough Pinot Gris. Winemakers David Tyney and Richard Green use their best cool climate techniques to create this delicious summer sipper. Grapes were harvested in April 2016 and...

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San Valentino 2017 Pinot Grigio 750ml

$15.56

Where Chardonnay was ten years ago, Pinot Grigio is today. This light bistro wine is completely unoaked and meant to be enjoyed on its own or with food. With its slight nose and rather neutral characteristics, this grape variety is light, crisp, and...

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Blue Grouse 2016/2017 Estate Pinot Gris 750ml

$26.00

Among the oldest Pinot Gris vines in BC, from one of the first vineyards on Vancouver Island, this vintage with its touch of malolactic fermentation boasts aromas of toffee, coconut and honey with a medium-long finish and fresh acidity. Great with...

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A Sunday in August 2018 Pinot Gris 750ml

$25.03

Our most popular wine, this skin-contact Pinot Gris is a flirty summer hit with beautiful pink grapefruit hues, lots of texture and huge flavour. Grapes are sourced from Sperling Vineyards & Crockett Vineyards, Kelowna, Okanagan Valley and...

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