Pinot blanc Sentence Examples
The vineyards grow primarly Chardonnay grapes, as well small amounts of Aligoté and Pinot Blanc.
Only small amounts of Pinot Blanc are added into white Burgundies for balance.
Winemakers may incoprorate many grapes, including Reisling, Pinot Gris, Pinot Noir, and Pinot Blanc.
However, what is called Pinot Blanc in Australia may be a misnomer and in fact may be Chardonnay.
Not that we've figured it out up here, apparently some of the Pinot Blanc grown in California is Melon de Bourgogne, go figure.Advertisement
To clear the confusion up, some grape geneticists were intrigued enough to investigate and they determined that Pinot Blanc is actually a cousin to Pinot Gris and Pinot Noir rather than Chardonnay.
That family tree notwithstanding, much of Pinot Blanc that is produced is assume to be a lightweight Chardonnay without its complex flavors.
Fess Parker's Pinot Blanc reminds me less of a Chard and more of a Loire version of it, and, more importantly, an enjoyable one.