About Pinot Grigio White Wine

About Pinot Grigio White Wine
Pinot Grigio – aka Pinot Gris – has become one of Italy’s most popular white wines in America. Popular to the point of Indian, Greek and even Spanish restaurants offering at least one version on their wine list.

Top Picks for Pinot Grigio

Barone Montalto 2017  Pinot Grigio
93 points
$9.99
Best Buy
Straw color. Aromas of lemon zest, chervil, orange blossom, and honey with a satiny, vibrant, dry-yet-fruity light body and a smooth, refreshing, medium-length acacia and fresh pear finish with no oak flavor. A rich and layered pinot grigio with charming white floral notes and vibrant acidity.
93 points $9.99 Best Buy
Zonte’s Footstep 2018 Shades of Gris Pinot Grigio
91 points
$22
Emerald straw color. Aromas of lemongrass, white flowers, yuzu, and melon with a lively, dry light-to-medium body and a medium-length lemon curd, key lime, and honeysuckle finish. A heady pinot grigio that delivers heaps of exotic flavor.
Zonte’s Footstep 2018 Shades of Gris Pinot Grigio
91 points
$18
Best Buy
Pale steely amber color. Elegant aromas of ripe kiwi and honeydew, lime cordial, baby’s breath, spearmint, and fresh linens with a round, vibrant, fruity medium body and a graceful, interesting, medium-long grapefruit, citrus zests, and heather honey finish with soft tannins and no oak flavor. A super-fresh, pure and elegant expression of Pinot Grigio with delicate minerality.
Awards: '2018 World Value Wine Challenge-Top 10 White Wine $20 and Under' Best Value Australian Pinot Grigio
91 points $18 Best Buy
Candoni 2018  Pinot Grigio
90 points
$12.99
Best Buy
Silvery emerald straw color. Aromas of pressed flowers and lemon zest with a satiny, vibrant, dryish light-to-medium body and a smooth, delightful, medium-length white peach, lemon verbena, and white pepper finish with no oak flavor. A classic Pinot Grigio with great acidity and a food-friendly style.
90 points $12.99 Best Buy
Milbrandt Vineyards 2018 Family Grown Pinot Grigio
90 points
$12.99
Best Buy
Silvery straw color. Aromas of white grapefruit and flint with a silky, vibrant, fruity light-to-medium body and a smooth, delightful, medium-long grapefruit zest, white peach, quartz, jasmine, and almond finish with no oak flavor. A vibrant, lengthy, serious Pinot Grigio.
90 points $12.99 Best Buy
Candoni 2018 Organic Pinot Grigio
89 points
$12.99
Best Buy
Yellow straw color. Aromas and flavors of Meyer lemon, kumquat, white strawberry, honey, orange blossom, and melon with a silky, vibrant, light body and a seamless, medium-length finish with no oak flavor. A super-juicy yet dry Pinot Grigio that will be a dream with seafood and friends.
89 points $12.99 Best Buy
Polvaro Tenuta 2018  Pinot Grigio
89 points
$15.99
Best Buy
Straw color. Aromas and flavors of sponge cake, almond syrup, white peach, and spring florals with a satiny, crisp, dry-yet-fruity light body and a smooth, compelling, breezy finish displaying elements of gala apple, white tea, melon, and young peas with no oak flavor. A spot-on classic Pinot Grigio that offers a beautiful expression of the varietal.
89 points $15.99 Best Buy
Jacuzzi 2017  Pinot Grigio
89 points
$21
Light gold color. Aromas of marzipan and flint with a silky, vibrant, dry light-to-medium body and an even, engaging, medium-length melon, honeycomb on toast, nectarine, and Meyer lemon finish. An interesting, mineral-forward white wine that will make a distinctive pairings.
Pizzolato 2018  Pinot Grigio
89 points
$11.99
Best Buy
Yellow color. Citrusy aromas of citron sorbet, sweet almond, and candied oranges with a satiny, crisp, dryish light body and a smooth, breezy pears and Turkish delight finish with no oak flavor. A juicy, fresh and silky pinot grigio that will be fantastic with shellfish.
89 points $11.99 Best Buy
Essenza di Vita 2017  Pinot Grigio
89 points
$7.99
Best Buy
Yellow straw color. Aromas and flavors of pear chutney, capers, and fuji apple with a satiny, crisp, dryish light-to-medium body and a smooth, medium-length finish with overtones of cantaloupe and almond with no oak flavor. A classic Italian pinot grigio with a refreshing salinity.
89 points $7.99 Best Buy