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  • Pinot grigio or gris - what's in a name? | David Williams

    4 days ago - By The Guardian

    In its Italian style, it has a bland reputation, but from Germany to the US, this grape is used to make fragrant white wines Josten & Klein Schiefer Grauburgunder, Mittelrhein, Germany 2018 (from £21, vinoteca.co.uk ; handford.net ; drinkmonger.com ) It's funny to think that, just a few years back, German producers would have thought twice about using the word ‘grauburgunder' on their labels in the UK. In the 2000s and early 2010s, German wine was still suffering from its association with Liebfraumilch, Blue Nun et al, and most British wine drinkers harboured prejudices about the sort of...
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