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89 • Barefoot NV Pinot Grigio, California $6.99. Best Buy.
Aromas of dried jasmine, bergamot cookie, and peach sorbet are attractive and follow through on a silky entry to a dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body with very good balance and acidity and a persistent, chalk, lemongrass, and white nut accented fade. A tasty crowd pleaser. (tasted on Mar-15-2010)
88 • Ferrante 2008 Signature Series, Pinot Grigio, Grand River Valley $14.99. Best Buy.
Asian pear and honeydew aromas follow through on a silky entry to a dryish light body with hints of pistachio brittle, honey, and Meyer lemon on the zesty finish. Very nice. (tasted on Apr-12-2010)
87 • Biltmore Estate NV Pinot Grigio, American $11.99. Best Buy.
Aromas of toasty coconut macaroon, frosted peach cake and nougat follow through on a silky entry to a dry-yet-fruity medium body with good depth, intensity, and a crisp, tangy finish. Very nice. (tasted on Apr-12-2010)
86 • Viansa 2009 Pinot Grigio, Sonoma Valley $20.
Aromas of lemon butter, mango skin, suede and creamy nougat follow through on a round, soft entry to a dryish medium body with soft tropical citrus notes and a dry, crisp, gentle finish. (tasted on Mar-15-2010)
84 • Ca Momi Wines 2008 Pinot Grigio, California $10.
Pale silvery straw color. Muted mineral dust and dried lemon and pineapple husk aromas follow through on a brisk entry to a dry light body with shy fruit and a mild nut oil and straw accented fade. (tasted on Mar-15-2010)
83 • Round Hill 2008 Pinot Grigio, California $12. Certified Organic
Light golden color. Aromas of ground mixed nuts, baked nectarine and lemon pudding follow through on a soft entry to a dryish light-to-medium body with tart green apple skin, grass, and flint notes. (tasted on Mar-15-2010)
81 • Blue Teal 2009 Pinot Grigio, New Mexico $14.99.|Find-a-Wine|
Delicate aromas of caramel rice cake, dried lavender and peach cobbler follow through on a soft entry to fruity medium body with decent depth and a crisp, melon rind and citrus finish. (tasted on Apr-12-2010)