St. Innocent Vitae Springs Pinot Gris
4 Ratings
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4 Ratings
St. Innocent Vitae Springs Pinot Gris

Wine Details

Varietal

Pinot Gris

Style

White

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2003 Vintage) Most of my Pinot gris eggs are in this basket. Six years ago I asked Earl Van Volkinburg, the grower, to quadruple the acreage, and those vines are now in into production. The Vitae Springs Pinot gris used to be the smallest production lot at St. Innocent (one year we only produced 83 cases), but no longer. Pinot gris intrigues me because of its unique spiciness. We make two gris - Shea and Vitae Springs Vineyards. Vitae Springs is done in a fruit forward style with no barrel aging. It emphasize...

Expert Reviews
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2004 Vintage) Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 165 on Jun-06