Pinot grape

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any of several purple or white wine grapes used especially for Burgundies and champagnes

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Alsation winemakers use chardonnay and pinot grapes like the French do for Champagne.
Pinot grapes have less pigment than most other reds, so the wine is more transparent.
W&V; You grow Pinot Noir in Marin County for your Pey-Marin wine, and you also purchase Pinot grapes from the Santa Lucia Highlands for your Pey-Lucia brand.
Produced with white pinot grapes from South Germany, it's available from Vom Fass stores (call 01494 870 666 for details) or at www.
Dom Perignon's contribution to Champagne was producing white must from the red pinot grapes.