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WSET Diploma White Grape Varieties Part 2 Mary Gorman, DWS October 2010 White Grape Varieties - Part 2 Riesling Chenin Blanc Viognier Gewürztraminer Muscat Trebbiano Winemaking Choices Harvest date (level of ripeness) Selection & handling

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wset diploma white grape varieties part 2

WSET Diploma White Grape Varieties Part 2

Mary Gorman, DWS

October 2010

white grape varieties part 2
White Grape Varieties - Part 2
  • Riesling
  • Chenin Blanc
  • Viognier
  • Gewürztraminer
  • Muscat
  • Trebbiano
winemaking choices
Winemaking Choices
  • Harvest date (level of ripeness)
  • Selection & handling
  • Crush & de-stem + press or whole cluster pressing
  • Free run juice or/and press wine
  • PFM / cold soak
  • Settling / clarification
  • Fermentation vessel - barrel, INOX, mix + if barrel size and age of barrel
  • Yeasts - cultured , natural or mix
  • Fermentation temperatures
  • Reductive or oxidative winemaking
  • Must adjustments (acid, SO2, enzymes, DAP)
  • Malolactic fermentation - induced, suppressed
  • Lees ageing
  • Batonnage
  • Ageing: Oak, INOX - type, age and seasoning of oak, length of maturation time
  • Finishing - Clarification, stabilization and filtration
  • Dryness, Residual sugar, spritz
riesling
Aromatic variety

Purity of varietal expression

Preserves identify wherever grown

Style versatility

Lynchpin of German wine industry

Lots of name prostitution

Spawned lots of crossings

Riesling
chenin blanc
Undervalued Jewel

Semi-aromatic variety

Style versatility

Synonyms

Pinot de la Loire

Pinot d’Anjou

Steen

Geographic spread

Loire Valley

South Africa

Australia

Chenin Blanc
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Chenin Blanc
  • Origin
  • In the Vineyard
  • At the Winery
  • Styles
  • Key regions
  • Quality and Ageability
viognier
Origin: 2004 - DNA shows likely offspring of Freisa - so related to Nebbiolo

Aromatic variety

Viognier love affair - alternative to Chardonnay

Difficult to grow

Geographic spread

France

Australia

California

Viognier
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Viognier
  • Origin
  • In the Vineyard
  • At the Winery
  • Styles
  • Key regions
  • Quality and Ageability
gew rztraminer
Origin = Termeno

Easy to recognize, difficult to spell

Strongly aromatic

High alcohol and low acid

Synonyms

Traminer Aromatico

Roter Traminer

Savagnin Rosé

Geographic spread

France, Italy, Germany

New Zealand, California

Gewürztraminer
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Gewürztraminer
  • Origin
  • In the Vineyard
  • At the Winery
  • Styles
  • Key regions
  • Quality and Ageability
muscat
Oldest vine known to man

Over 200 variations - but three key types

Muscat à Petits Grains

Muscat of Alexandria

Muscat Ottonel

Aromatic variety

Color ranges from white to near black

Diversity of style

Geographic spread

Globally in warmer climates

Muscat
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Muscat
  • Origin
  • In the Vineyard
  • At the Winery
  • Styles
  • Key regions
  • Quality and Ageability
trebbiano
Neutral variety

#1 white variety in Italy

Many sub-varieties

Trebbiano Toscano

Trebbiano Romagnolo

Trebbiano di Soave / Lugano

Trebbiano Toscano synonyms

Ugni Blanc

Saint Emilion

White Hermitage

Mediocre wines

High acidity and high yielding = major strengths

Trebbiano
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Trebbiano
  • Origin
  • In the Vineyard
  • At the Winery
  • Styles
  • Key regions
  • Quality and Ageability