Pinot Grigio remains the World’s favourite white wine grape. Is Virgin Wine’s offering any good…? At £8.99 – I’m afraid not really…
Tasting notes: It’s appearance is pale lemon in colour. Citrus notes on the nose. Balanced acidity. Short finish. Medium body. Citrus and pear notes. No intensity, no complexity. Meh...
Region of Origin – Umbria – or possibly Veneto, depending on who you believe. Probably shipped in large containers and bottled in an industrial estate off the A11 near Thetford. Who knows?
Wine Colour – White
Price – £8.99
Where do I get it from? Virgin Wines
Current Vintage – 2018
Producer – Pierpaulo Cielo for Virgin Wines
Grape – 100% Pinot Grigio
Country – Italy
Verdict – (barely) acceptable wine, but not for this price
Food Pairings: This would work well with pizza, salads and grilled fish dishes.
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