Scarpetta Venezia-Giulia Pinot Grigio 2017

Former partners at The French Laundry, Bobby Stuckey and Lachlan Patterson joined forces and founded Scarpetta, focusing on Italy’s greatest regions and grape varieties. Their Pinot Grigo comes from cooler sites in Friuli, keeping acidity high and flavor profile balanced; makes for the perfect pre-dinner aperitif.
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Pinot Grigio

Italian name for Pinot Gris and a grape which like Merlot is capable of mass-production due to its vigor and adaptability (and has been unfortunately typecast as “un-serious” because of this).
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The most fascinatingly diverse wine nation on earth, with more indigenous grape varieties than can be counted and a productivity rivaled only by France, with which it is perpetually neck-and-neck.