any of several varieties of purple or white vinifera grapes yielding a red or white wine, used especially in making burgundies and champagnes.
a red (Pinot Noir ) or white (Pinot Blanc ) wine made from this grape.
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How to use Pinot in a sentence
Everybody making Pinot noir lives in the shadow of one tiny vineyard in Burgundy, the 4.4 acres of La Romanee-Conti.Napa’s Earthquake Is Not The Only Thing Shaking The Vineyards | Clive Irving | August 31, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
A taste test of two star-backed Pinot grigios at the corner of Hollywood and Vine.Drinking With the Stars: Drew Barrymore, Ramona Singer Wade Into Wine | Rebecca Dana | July 27, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
The good news is any grape variety beginning with "Pinot" is likely to fit this bill.
Based on Pinot Noir, it gives rich berry aromas alongside brioche, quince, and pears.
There is about 128,000 acres of Pinot Noir planted worldwide.