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Date Printed: 4/27/2015
Tamas Estates Pinot Grigio 2007
Tamas Estates Pinot Grigio 2007
(search item no. 96005)
screw cap wine

PRICE ON 4/27/2015: $9.79

Winemaker's Notes:

A blend of 83% Pinot Grigio, 11% Chardonnay, 6% Riesling.

This vintage reveals vibrant aromas and flavors of grapefruit, green apple, and citrus complemented by hints of green grass and mineral with a crisp, refreshing mouthfeel. Aged in stainless steel tanks in order to retain the crisp fruity character inherent in the grape.

This wine pairs well with salads, light seafood, delicate chicken dishes, and spicy foods.

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About Ivan Tamas Wines:

In 1984, Iván Tamás Fuezy and Steve Mirassou left their respective companies to start Iván Tamás Winery. Having worked in the wine business for decades in a time when the industry was far more fraternal than it is now, Ivan and Steve's paths crossed often. In fact, Ivan worked with Steve at Mirassou Vineyards for a time. Thus, the partnership began with a high level of familiarity. After several years as negociants, the two partners found a home in the Livermore Valley. Today Iván Tamás is a bonded winery producing about 60,000 cases per year of eight varietals, including the "house" Chardonnay and Cabernet for the Ritz-Carlton Hotels around the world.