It’s International Sauvignon Blanc Day on 6th May, perhaps never has one single grape been so in vogue. We thought we would do a deep dive into the grape that right now is on everyone’s lips.
A popular and unmistakable white wine that’s loved for its “green” herby flavours and racy acidity. Sauvignon Blanc grows nearly everywhere and so, offers a variety of styles ranging from crisp & clean to big & fruity. Here's a few of our favourites...
If you're a fan of a good Sauv Blanc then don't overlook this one just because it's not from France or New Zealand. This is an excellent wine, sup...View full details
Verdejo is Spain's Sauvignon. Fresh, fruity and floral. This blend from one of our favourite parts of Spain uses mostly Verdejo, A hint of Macabeo ...View full details
Don't pay over the odds for Marlborough Sauv Blanc when wines like this exist. The Chileans are masters of replicating the conditions that make our...View full details
The Casablanca Valley in Chile is one of the few areas in the world that can compete with New Zealand when it comes to great Sauv Blanc. Racey acid...View full details
Sémillon was born in Bordeaux but is a firm favourite in South Africa. It adds a richness to Sauv Blanc to create a wine with all our favourite ref...View full details
Sauvignon Blanc from the spiritual home of Pinot Grigio. Might seem a bit left field but the weather in this part of Italy, along with lakes & ...View full details
Ok so the bottle is a bit smaller but that's just because, despite 13% abv, this white is dangerously drinkable! In fact even famed wine critic Ja...View full details
What a great way to kick off the first weekend in May…International Sauvignon Blanc Day. Yes, that’s right, a day devoted to drinking one of the world’s favourite white wines.
So what is it that makes Sauvignon so popular and how does it get those insanely punchy smells? We’ll tackle these questions, show you three belting examples you don’t want to miss and reveal a few things you may not know about this heavyweight of the wine world...