Pinot Bianco is also an
allowed component in Lombardia’s Franciacorte DOCG Sparkling Wines as well as
in Toscana’s Pomino DOC Vin Santo.
Pinot Bianco Grapes
Pinot Bianco wines appearance
is usually pale yellow in color with hints of green. The nose is a combination of
floral notes along with aromas of fresh pears, peaches, apples, apricots and
sometimes almonds. The palate is usually rich,
creamy with a variety of flavors that include melon, pear, citrus fruit, peach,
apricot, hazelnuts and almonds balanced by brisk acidity flinty minerality and
depending on vinification hints of smoke.