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2013 MacMurray Pinot Grigio & Pinot Gris (Other than Italy) "Russian River Valley"

Winery: MacMurray

Vintage: 2013

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Russian River Valley"

Wine Category: Pinot Grigio & Pinot Gris (Other than Italy)

Grape blend: 100% Pinot Gris

Region: Russian River Valley

State or country: CA

Price: $20

Cases produced: 16,100

KWG Score: 89.8 (based on 5 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good (89)

Review date: April 11, 2015

Wine Review: This pale white gold colored Pinot Gris from MacMurray is very good. It opens with faint apple bouquet with a hint of vanilla. On the palate, this wine is medium bodied, slightly acidic and crisp. The flavor profile is pear with notes of mineality. I also detected a hint of marzen beer and peach. The finish is dry and its flavors are nicely prolonged. I would pair this Pinot Gris with chicken picatta. Enjoy - Ken

Winemaker Notes: With its rich aromas and flavors of pear, baked apple, dried fig and white peach, our MacMurray Estate Vineyards Russian River Valley Pinot Gris has an expressive, fruit‐forward character and a rich mouthfeel that will enhance with age.

Organic status: not organic

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