Abiqua Wind Vineyard 2012 R.S. Gris Estate Pinot Gris, Willamette Valley, $12

By on August 5, 2013

Abiqua Wind Vineyard is east of Salem, Oregon.Best Buy! Pinot Gris is firmly Oregon’s No. 1 white wine grape, having surpassed Chardonnay in 2000. This winery east of Salem offers this small-production Pinot Gris that reveals aromas of spearmint, lemon, clove and green apple, followed by flavors of bright Granny Smith apple flavors, mint and lime. Pair this with halibut topped with mango salsa.

Rating: Recommended

Production: 25 cases

Alcohol: 12%


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Articles authored by Great Northwest Wine are co-authored by Eric Degerman and Andy Perdue. In most cases, these are wine reviews that are judged blind by the Great Northwest Wine tasting panel.

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