Pinot Blanc (Weißer Burgunder)

Pinot Blanc belongs to the family of the burgundy grape varieties. The grape is known all over the world under different names. The white grape is mainly grown in Alsace/France. In Germany you find it in Baden and Pfalz. The wine style of a Pinot Blanc varies very much according to the wine region and winemaking. Pinot Blanc offers only quality fruits in good vineyard sites. After a long maturation period the fruits can reach high sugar levels. The wines taste very fruity combined with a nice acidity. Pinot Blanc is often used for sparkling wines.