pinot

noun
pi·​not | \ ˈpē-(ˌ)nō How to pronounce pinot (audio) \
variants: or Pinot
plural pinots or Pinots

Definition of pinot

1 : any of several purple or white vinifera grapes used for wine-making
2 : a wine made from pinot grapes especially : pinot noir Initial tastings of the 2007 Pinots suggest that it is a very good vintage. — Daniel Sogg

First Known Use of pinot

1854, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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