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Mezzacorona Estate Grown Pinot Grigio 2015

Recommendation: Not Recommended.

Winery/Producer: Nosio; Mezzocorona, Italy.

Grape Variety: Pinot Grigio.

Geographic Region, Appellation: Trentino, Italy.

Vintage: 2015

Price: $6.99 (with a 30% mixed 6-pack discount)

Purchased From: Ralphs Grocery Store; Agoura Hills, California.

Paired With: Sipping.

Tasting:

    He said: Chilled before drinking. Clear, almost colorless. Damp basement, light citrus and pungent asparagus aromas. A taste that begins fairly smooth and slightly creamy with a light citrus flavor, but suddenly at mid-palate it took a sudden turn that was mouth puckering and unpleasantly bitter. We bought several different bottles of Italian Pinot Grigio at the local grocery store with the expectation of finding a good inexpensive Italian Pinot Grigio. This was clearly not the one we hoped to find. Unfortunately this is a wine we don’t recommend.

    She said: Clear, very light golden yellow color. Mild, pleasant fruity aroma followed by a slight citrus flavor that quickly changes to a bitter unpleasant flavor that lasts into the unfortunately long finish. The wine lacks the
    crispness I expect from a Pinot Grigio and has a hint of creaminess. It was smooth and medium bodied, but the bad tasting finish completely ruins the experience.

Pinot Grigio grapes

Comments: Learn more about ezzacorona wines.

Alcohol: 12.5%

UPC Code: 0 87241 88106 3

Imported by: Prestige Wine Imports; New York, New York.

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