Other white wines include Pinot Blanc, Pinot Grigio, Semillon and Muscat, which is a popular sweet wine.
The white wine Pinot Grigio is rapidly growing in popularity.
For the most part, Italy's pale straw-colored Pinot Grigio is often described as innocuous and one has to dig deep to find a descriptive adjective for this indistinct white wine.
But Pinot Grigio more often than not will disappoint rather than soar to an elevated plane.
It would be great to say that the Italian version of Pinot Grigio represents the pinnacle wine of this varietal.
Pinot Grigio is grown all over Italy, from the north at the foot of the Alps down to the sole of the boot and into Sicily.
However, in general Italy's northeast is the region to find Pinot Grigio, and the bulk of it is spread out in the Tre-Venezie region that includes Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Trentino-Alto Adige, and the Veneto.
The region is heavily planted with Pinot Grigio and while seemingly a varietal with meager personality, the wine is one of Italy's most popular.
If Pinot Grigio shines anywhere, it is in this region.
If you know a wine snob or have pretensions to be one, Pinot Grigio is one of the most widely sneered at wines in the world.
Pinot Grigio's saving grace is its bone-dry and sprightly acidity that makes it a natural companion to seafood, particularly shellfish, fowl, light pastas, and cheese.
Pinot Grigio may owe much of its tremendous popularity to its quaffability.
Pinot Gris or Pinot Grigio are bone-dry whites with acidity that are easy drinking and unpretentious and very picnic appropriate.
Their selection includes: Pinot Grigio, Chardonnay, Riesling, Rose, Cabernet, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Shiraz.
Pinot Grigio gift baskets -The contents of this basket are centered on De Canal Pinot Grigio from Tuscany, Italy.
Santa Margherita Pinot Grigio is one of the most popular wines sold in the United States today.
The Pinot Grigio grape is a copper colored grape, however, the wine itself is white.
An enologist at Santa Margherita, Giorgio Mascarin, developed the process for making the delicious pinot grigio wine in 1961.
The pinot grigio wine is made with a white wine vinification process.
Acquavite d'Uva Pinot Grigio - Should be served on its own or with dark chocolate.
Pinot Grigio wine should be served chilled in tulip-shaped glasses.
The Santa Margherita Pinot Grigio wines are easy on the palate and the budget.
It has remained as the top-selling imported wine from Italy and the top selling pinot grigio wine sold in United States restaurants since 1995, according to Wine & Spirits International.
Cook's choice - Tell your guests to bring a bottle of a particular wine, such as a Merlot or Pinot Grigio that will go with the meal you are preparing.
Drier wines have fewer calories, so try a glass of Pinot Grigio (or Pinot Gris) or Sauvignon Blanc.
Wondering how to serve pinot grigio at your next get together?
Pinot grigio is a wonderful wine that harmonizes well with a variety of foods.
There are dozens of Pinot Grigio wines to choose from, each with unique characteristics.
While this wine is excellent when served as an aperitif, choosing the right Pinot Grigio to accompany a meal requires some attention to detail.
How to serve Pinot Grigio wine is simple: first chill the wine and then pour it into a tulip-shaped glass.
One of the more expensive Pinot Grigio wines on the market at around $25 per bottle.
Consider buying a bottle or two of Pinot Grigio for your next gathering with friends.
Pinot Grigio: Perhaps the most well-known white grape outside of Italy.
Lighter whites, included Sauvignon Blanc, white Zinfandel and Pinot Grigio should also be chilled in the refrigerator for around an hour to an hour and a half before serving.
Pinot Grigio - A light white wine, Pinot Grigio is perfect with the rich and sweet dishes on your table.
Include a light white like Pinot Grigio, plastic wine glasses, two outdoor table settings, a picnic blanket and non-perishable picnic foods.
Try Bandit in other varietals, as well, such as Pinot Grigio.
Biggio-Hamina Cellars in Oregon is an up and coming winemaker who makes some affordable wines, including a $25 Willamette Valley Pinot Noir and a $17 Pinot Grigio.
Pinot Grigio is a dry white wine with a sharp flavor.
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