Calling all Sauvignon Stars

  The Sauvignon Blanc Interest Group of South Africa (SBIG) invites producers of this noble grape variety to enter their finest wines for the 2014 FNB Sauvignon Blanc Top 10. The competition, now in its eighth year, promotes innovation excellence and gives recognition to those endeavouring to make wine of pure distinction. Earlier this year, First National Bank (FNB) extended … Read More

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Back to basics with Sauvignon Blanc (by Johan Botha)

Maybe if called Surin, Blanc Fumé or even Muscat Silvaner, it would not evoke such an emotional response. What could be better than a good Sauvignon Blanc? But alas, Sauvignon Blanc by any other name is still Sauvignon Blanc and when the word is uttered there are either those who love it and will defend it with a passion or … Read More

adminBack to basics with Sauvignon Blanc (by Johan Botha)